What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination

Subject:  Mystery Bug
Geographic location of the bug:  Endicott NY
Date: 07/23/2018
Time: 10:21 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  I’ve tried looking on a number of websites but I haven’t made any progress. Any ideas? It jumped from somewhere onto my brother-in-law and then it seemed satisfied to be on an exposed root. Thank you!
How you want your letter signed:  Peter Fabian

Big Legged Bug Nymph

Dear Peter,
This is an immature Big Legged Bug in the genus
Acanthocephala, and considering your northern location, it is most likely Acanthocephala terminalis. Here is a BugGuide for comparison.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Endicott, New York

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