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Young Assassin Bug perhaps? - Acanthocephala terminalis

Young Assassin Bug perhaps? - Acanthocephala terminalis
Spring Valley Park, York County, Pennsylvania, USA
July 19, 2004

Moved
Moved from not yet identified nymphs.

For the rationale behind this move, see this forum thread.

probably Acantho*cephala terminalis
:-)

Moved
Moved from Leaffooted Bugs.

Assassin Bug
Nothing to add. Just had to say: awesome shot. Dave P.

Coreidae.
Definitely the nymph of a leaf-footed bug in the family Coreidae. It is already "decorated" with at least four eggs from a tachinid fly! Maybe it will molt again before the eggs hatch and the larvae bore into its body.

 
Hope
Hopefully that will happen! I wish the bug good luck before the evil tachinid larvae hatch and.....well you know what's next.

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