Orange Spotted Ground Assassin Bug
Scutellum Spine
Pale Assassin Bug
Pale Assassin Bug (Perissopygocoris pallidus)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: True Bug (Hemiptera)
Family: Assassin Bug (Reduviidae)
Species: Pale Assassin Bug (Perissopygocoris pallidus)
This Photo:     Dorsal
Synonym: Perissopygocoris pallidum

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
About 14mm long. Predominately pale brown with darker brown patches. Also has hairy antennae.

Copyright © 2017- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 14-Dec-2017
This species is an Australian Native Species