Geographic location of the bug: Panama
Time: 07:26 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: Found this bug in El Valle..700m
Thanks for any comments
How you want your letter signed: Jerry Harrison
This is a predatory Assassin Bug and it sure looks to us like a member of the genus Apiomeris, the Bee Assassins. We found a FlickR posting that looks exactly like your individual and it is identified as possibly Apiomeris hirtipes.