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Yesterday I found a number of these guys on the Stevia plant. Anyone know what they are? Friend or foe?
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Even enlarged, I couldn't see: Does it have fangs like a saber-tooth tiger? If so, it's an assassin bug. You might try these websites:
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There are bad bugs, there are good bugs and then there are very very good bugs!
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I agree it looks like an assassin bug. I had some last year but then also had leaf footed stink bugs and thought they were the same. The good guys have white spots.
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