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Photo#15274
Florida Predetory Sink Bug Nymph, small metallic black bug with orange or red mark - Euthyrhynchus floridanus

Florida Predetory Sink Bug Nymph, small metallic black bug with orange or red mark - Euthyrhynchus floridanus
Fort Bragg, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
April 19, 2005
I found this one today on a lawn ornament. It seemed strange that it was all by itself if it's a nymph. It is about 3mm. Here is a life cycle series for this sp.

Hemipteran.
Yes, this is the nymph of some kind of a true bug, possibly a Pentatomid or Largid. Cute:-)