Leaffooted Bug (Leptoglossus phyllopus)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Leaffooted Bug (Leptoglossus phyllopus)

Eaten by spiders. Sucks juices from plants and can be a pest of citrus causing premature fruit drop.

Shown on thistle, a favorite in Florida.

Learn: http://entomology.ifas.ufl.edu/creatures/orn/leaffooted_bug.htm

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