Florida Stinkbug Eats A Planthopper  
Something odd was going on - that green bug on the Australian Pine needle wasn't trying to get away from me when I approached with my camera. Humm.... let's have a closer look.
Florida predatory stinkbug nymph, Euthyrhynchus floridanus, hanging from an Australian Pine Tree needle, eats an Acanalonia servillei planthopper
That little tiny dark bug was hanging by its back legs and holding onto the big green bug for dear life. It tried to back away from me but the weight of its prey slowed it down.
Florida predatory stinkbug nymph, Euthyrhynchus floridanus, hanging from an Australian Pine Tree needle, eats an Acanalonia servillei planthopper
The little black and red bug is a stinkbug nymph called Euthyrhynchus floridanus, Florida predatory stinkbug. Like a mosquito sucks blood, it is slurping out the innards of the planthopper, or
at least it was before I bothered it. Then it was just stuck on it because it couldn't get its proboscis out to drop the dead weight of the green bug to get away.
Florida predatory stinkbug nymph, Euthyrhynchus floridanus
Florida predatory stinkbug nymph, Euthyrhynchus floridanus, eats an Acanalonia servillei planthopper on my finger
 The green bug is a planthopper; I think it's an Acanalonia servillei. I picked the bugs up to prevent the stinkbug from retreating to some place I couldn't reach or dropping to vanish in the pine needles and weeds. See how tiny they are on my finger? The little bug would NOT sit still!
Florida predatory stinkbug nymph, Euthyrhynchus floridanus, tries to withdraw its proboscis from Acanalonia servillei planthopper so it can escape my hand
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