Subject: What’s that bug?
Location: Columbia, SC
July 8, 2016 8:59 am
I found this (see picture) on my front door frame, near my potted herbs. Can you help me identify it? Perhaps give me the latin name so i can read up about it.
Signature: OJ

Assassin Bug:  Zelus luridus

Pale Green Assassin Bug: Zelus luridus

Dear OJ,
We believe we have correctly identified your beneficial, predatory Pale Green Assassin Bug as
Zelus luridus thanks to this BugGuide image.

Location: Columbia, South Carolina

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