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Worcester, MA

March 30, 2014
7:10 AM

Post #9801017

This Bug Bit my Wife and were having a difficult time finding this exact bug. It looks like a stink bug except for its head.

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Lucketts, VA
(Zone 7a)

March 30, 2014
7:39 AM

Post #9801039

Not an entomologist, but it is definitely a true bug. Likely an assassin bug, perhaps in the genus Apiomerus. Someone much more knowledgeable will no doubt be along to provide better information.
Minot, ND

March 30, 2014
9:59 AM

Post #9801124

Looks more like a nymph of an assassin bug known as the masked hunter (Reduvius personatus). This is a peridomestic species often found indoors -
Worcester, MA

April 2, 2014
4:17 AM

Post #9803163

Guys Thank you this helped alot! You all are Great!

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