What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination

Subject: Bug
Location: Houston metro area, TX
December 9, 2012 2:51 pm
We have been finding this on an upstairs front porch in our backyard. There are probably groups of 10-20 of them at any given time. Bugs are approx 1-2 inches in length.
Thanks
Signature: cspiller

Big Legged Plant Bugs

Dear cspillar,
These are Leaf Footed Bugs in the family Coreidae, and they are members of the genus , which are commonly called Big Legged Plant Bugs.  According to BugGuide, there are four species in the genus and all four can be found in Texas.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Texas
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