Leaf footed bug with gold wing membranes - Leptoglossus fulvicornis
Genoa Township, Delaware County, Ohio, USA November 10, 2006 Size: ~20 mm
This looks like an Acanthocephala femorata female to me. Note the antennae are reddish/orange top to bottom and the hind legs are less massive. I didn't see the gold wing membranes in the other images. Are these indicative of a different angle or different species? This was found on a Magnolia in my backyard. Sadly, she is sans left hind leg.
Contributed by Jim Lane on 11 November, 2006 - 6:38pm Last updated 23 November, 2008 - 6:41am
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