Subject: Bug identification
Geographic location of the bug: Florida
Time: 05:46 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: This guy was crawling around on my patio table, was wondering what it might be!
How you want your letter signed: Tina
This is a beneficial, predatory Milkweed Assassin Bug, and like other Assassin Bugs, it should be handled with caution as it might bite if provoked. The bite is reported to be painful, but is not considered dangerous.