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Zelus longipes  - Zelus longipes

Zelus longipes - Zelus longipes
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
July 20, 2009
Milkweed Assassin Bug

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Zelus longipes  - Zelus longipes Zelus longipes  - Zelus longipes

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Moved from Assassin Bugs.

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Moved from ID Request.

Not Acanthocephala
I believe this and your second shot are nymphs of Milkweed Assassin, see guide. Your third linked image here, looks like coreid nymphs, probably Leptoglossus - note different antennae (not bent), and spikes on body. Shots that are not of the same individual should not be linked, so I'm unlinking them from these.

 
Zelus longipes - Milkweed Assassin Bug
Thank you for you help. I was able to find an image of an adult cannibalizing a nymph. It was a great reference image. Hopefully I have it correct this time.

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