Subject:  Garden Bug or Alien  life form??
Geographic location of the bug:  Annapolis Valley Nova Scotia Canada
Date: 07/03/2018
Time: 09:26 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  This bug is in my garden eating my squash and cucumber leaves
How you want your letter signed:  Blech

Squash Bugs

Dear Blech,
These are Squash Bugs in the genus Anasa.  In addition to feeding on squash, according to BugGuide:  “hosts: Cucurbitaceae” which includes the plants you mentioned as well as melons and pumpkins.

Squash Bugs

Location: Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia, Canada

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