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Assassin Bug - Fitchia aptera - Fitchia aptera

Assassin Bug - Fitchia aptera - Fitchia aptera
Lansing, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
September 28, 2014
Size: ~1cm Head/Body Length
Several specimens found individually under flat rocks on rocky hillside in Fall, mid to late afternoon, 9/28/2014. 50-60 degree daytime temperature.
Specimen captured for additional photos 11/8/2014.

Submitted for consideration to include as Kansas specimen.

thanks for fixing the date!
Moved from ID Request.

First from Kansas on bugguide.

nice shots...
but the date on them is off.

I have absolutely no idea how
I have absolutely no idea how that could have happened! Crazy!


Still not sure about date...
...which reads "10/28/2014" in your comments but "September 28, 2014" in the date field.

Also, is this specimen different from the one pictured in , , and ? If so, then please unlink.

My apologies for the confusio
My apologies for the confusion. I corrected the date in the comments.

As far as the specimens being different. Yes, the field shot is different, but I went back to the exact same location to collect a specimen for more controlled shots. I apologize if that is unacceptable protocol.
Should I remove the additional images?

I don't know how I got so mixed up. Again, I apologize.

No problem and thanks
Thanks for clearing up the date. You can unlink the images by following the instructions in the I linked the wrong images. How do I undo it? section of the Images page.

After I linking you may add thumbnails (which associate the images without connecting their underlying data) of the de-linked images. Just follow the instructions in the How can I create a clickable thumbnail to an image on the site? section of the same page.

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