Explanation of Names
Zelus longipes (Linnaeus 1767)
longipes = 'long-legged'
sp. exhibits great variation in size and color
se US, s. CA (rare) to Argentina / W. Indies - Map (1)
year round, esp. in TX & FL (BG data)
Females lay eggs in clusters on leaves/stems. Nymphs molt 4 times. Usually overwinter as adults.