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A delicate-looking predacious bug from the Reduviidae family. The long legs were covered with fuzzy setae. The mid and hind legs were resting on the web silk while the front pair of legs were held up folded in front of the head. The antennae looked much like another pair of legs.

Date & Time

  2015-11-16 05:56 PM


  -37.89553 , 145.30199 : 115.629 m

Near Upper Ferntree Gully VIC 3156, Australia


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  1. David Francis  Fascinating creature, Leuba! Stenolemus bituberus now added to the database

    Reply • 18 Nov 2015

  2. Leuba Ridgway  Thank you David. I agree it's a fascinating creature with such cunning behaviour !

    Reply • 19 Nov 2015

NS Observation No. 564B247AED2A89E56E000B79
Created 2015-11-18 12:13 AM (about 4 years ago)
Created By Leuba Ridgway
Updated 2016-01-19 12:14 AM (about 4 years ago)
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