Big Legged Bug from South Africa: Twig Wilter

Need tyo know which bug is this?
Location: Northwest Province, South Africa
January 12, 2011 1:00 am
The pics were taken in Pilanesberg National Park, Northwest Province, South Africa. The subject was reluctant to pose and kept flying off, hence the somewhat awkward shots!
Signature: Brian

Twig Wilter

Dear Brian,
This is a Big Legged Bug in the family Coreidae.  In South Africa they are also known as Twig Wilters.  We have been unable to conclusively identify your species, but we did find a remarkably similar looking specimen posted on the Beetles in the Bush website where it is referred to by the local name Magodo.


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