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Scarlett-bordered Assassin Bug? - Rhiginia cruciata

Scarlett-bordered Assassin Bug? - Rhiginia cruciata
Bullitt County, Kentucky, USA
May 28, 2018
This brightly colored bug was working around the edge of our fire pit. Scarlett-bordered Assassin Bug? Are the wings not fully formed in this individual?

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Scarlett-bordered Assassin Bug? - Rhiginia cruciata Scarlett-bordered Assassin Bug? - Rhiginia cruciata

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Yup, good ID! There seems to be a lot of variability as to wing size if you look at other pictures of this species - see for example these two with small wings:



and these two with larger wings:


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