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Unknown-Bug_BG_3741 - Chariesterus

Unknown-Bug_BG_3741 - Chariesterus
Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, Hidalgo County, Texas, USA
October 24, 2004
Don't know much about this insect anymore - as you can see its been around awhile. Thanks!

Moved from Euphorbia Bug

There are also other species of Chariesterus in TX.

Moved from ID Request.

Leaf-footed bug (Nymph)
You can tell that it is immature, by the underdeveloped wings.
This might be a young Euphorbia Bug, Chariesterus antennator. (eastern)

Thanks - does look right!

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