Tiny Thread-legged Assassin Bug
Assassin Bug
Adult, dorsal, ~15mm
Tiny Thread-legged Assassin Bug (Emesinae sp ES03)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: True Bugs (Hemiptera)
Family: Assassin Bug (Cimicomorpha, Reduviidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Tiny Thread-legged Assassin Bug (Emesinae sp ES03)
This Photo:     🔍Legs🔎

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~3.5mm long.
Dark, very patterned body with very stipy legs.
We photographed 1 in Apr.

Copyright © 2021-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 21-Apr-2021
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.