Orange Spotted Ground Assassin Bug
Scutellum Spine
Ellura
Pale Assassin Bug
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Pale Assassin Bug (Perissopygocoris pallidus)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: True Bugs (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), and elsewhere
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 a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.