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Squash Bug - Anasa tristis

Squash Bug - Anasa tristis
Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
October 15, 2003

Moved from Squash Bugs.

There were no pictures of this very common species in the guide yet!
I choose some that agree with decriptive notes on species info pages of Ananasa, and from northern states, to reduce the possibility that these temptative IDs are wrong.

Anasa sp?
Browsing through Arnett (1), p. 256, the description sounds right, as does the illustration.

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