Western Leaf Footed Bugs

Subject:  Kissing bug
Geographic location of the bug:  Az
Date: 10/20/2021
Time: 08:20 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  Hundreds in my orange tree
How you want your letter signed:  Bill

Western Leaf Footed Bugs

Dear Bill,
These are not Kissing Bugs.  They are Western Leaf Footed Bugs and when they feed on the juices of fruits, they inject an enzyme that makes the fruit unpalatable to humans.

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