Hemiptera: True Bugs and Relatives - Alex Wild Photography
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Assassin bugs are sit-and-wait predators.  This Zelus tetracanthus arrived at a blacklight insect trap and intercepted incoming prey, in this case a male trap-jaw ant.  

Tucson, Arizona, USA.

Assassin bugs are sit-and-wait predators. This Zelus tetracanthus arrived at a blacklight insect trap and intercepted incoming prey, in this case a male trap-jaw ant. Tucson, Arizona, USA.

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