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Photo#432036
assassin bug - Alydus eurinus

assassin bug - Alydus eurinus
Ellerbe, Richmon County, North Carolina, USA
May 29, 2009
not sure if this is the masked hunter.

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assassin bug - Alydus eurinus assassin bug - Alydus eurinus

Alydus eurinus, a peaceful herbivore
there is hardly a chance to come across a masked hunter on vegetation -- they live in very different environments

Moved from ID Request.

Not an expert...
but for me it looks more like Broad-headed bug (Alydidae). Please try to check out for Alydus eurinus.

 
I agree . . .
it's a Broad-headed bug.

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