White-eyed Assassin Bug

Close up of a White-eyed Assassin Bug.

Animal's Behavior
White-eyed assassin bugs (Platymeris biguttata) have piercing mouthparts shaped into a beak that delivers a paralyzing bite to its invertebrate prey. Assassin bugs are so named because of their fast and stealthy attack.

Eating Habits
Predators of insects

Dry grasslands

Animal Facts
If grabbed it will give a bite worse than a bee sting, insignificant but very uncomfortable.