Smashed Assassin Bug

Subject: Weird new bug in North Texas Location: N. Texas, DFW area October 30, 2016 8:38 am We found a new bug in our house and cannot identify it. The bug is green with long legs, red eyes and red bands around each leg near the “knee” and the “foot”. It has little wings (maybe … Read more

Bird’s Nest Fungus, NOT Eggs

Subject: What’s that bug eggs Location: Side of house Michigan October 29, 2016 11:59 am I found some bugs egg so what’s that bug Signature: Dave Dear Dave, These are NOT eggs.  You have a healthy colony of Bird’s Nest Fungus, Cyathus olla, and you can read more about Bird’s Nest Fungus on Wayne’s Word … Read more

Wheel Bug

Subject: Wheel Bug Location: South central Virginia October 29, 2016 7:38 am I got a great close-up of a Wheel Bug and wanted to share it. I’m in south central Virginia. Signature: Nina Eagle Dear Nina, Thanks for sending in your wonderful image of a Wheel Bug.

Harvestman from the UK

Subject: Strange insect Location: Kent, UK October 29, 2016 4:45 am Hi Bugman, I found this on a brick wall in Kent, UK, end of October. I have never seen anything like it before, are you able to identify it? Many thanks, Signature: Mikey Dear Mikey, This is not an insect.  This Harvestman is an … Read more