Jagged Ambush Bug

Scientific Name: Phymata fasciata

Family: Reduviidae (Assassin Bugs)

Native Range: North and Central America (Wikipedia)


Color and Appearance: Black with golden hairs*

*From Heather Holm, Pollinators of Native Plants: Attract, Observe and Identify Pollinators and Beneficial Insects with Native Plants. Minetonka: Pollination Press, LLC, 2014., p. 267.

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