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Assassin Bug

Assassin Bug
Three Lakes Wildlife Management Area, Osceola County, Florida, USA
June 20, 2014
Size: ~1 cm
Found in grass in pine flatwood. I think it is a assassin bug of some sort but not sure beyond that.

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Moved from ID Request.

Coreidae. Note the long, slender beak. Assassins' beaks are shorter and stouter. Also, you can see the beginnings of the tibial extensions typical of Coreids.

Thanks Ken! Still having ton
Thanks Ken! Still having tons to learn!

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