Spined Assassin Nymph
Sinea diadema

I was thrilled when I saw this tiny spined assassin bug on Antelope Island, Davis County, Utah
It was just
as curious about me as I was about it.  © Carol Davis, 8-20-2010

assassin bug
Even the back is spiny on the nymph.  The adult's back is more smooth in the middle.  You can see
where the wings are just starting to show.  © Carol Davis, 8-20-2010

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