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Assassin Bug  Australia,Geotagged,Gminatus australis,Orange Assassin Bug,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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  1. Poor little weevil. Posted 15 days ago
    1. Getting a tummy tickle Posted 14 days ago
  2. Wonderful shot of Assassin bug at work Posted 14 days ago
    1. Thank you William. Posted 14 days ago
  3. Oh, ouch! Great shot! Posted 14 days ago
    1. Thanks Christine Posted 12 days ago
  4. Certainly sorted that weevil! Great shot Niel! Posted 8 days ago
    1. Hungry little sucker ! Posted 8 days ago
  5. Ripper shot Niel! Posted 3 days ago

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Gminatus australis (Erichson, 1842) is an Assassin Bug (Reduviidae) in the subfamily Harpactorinae, native to Australia. It can be easily confused with Gminatus wallengreni Stål, 1859

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Calbost Niel
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By Calbost Niel

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Uploaded Nov 19, 2022. Captured Nov 19, 2022 14:03 in 200W-201W Great Western Hwy, Hazelbrook NSW 2779, Australia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/9.0
  • 1/320s
  • ISO400
  • 105mm