the big payoff: assassin bug and prey on sunflower  
  This is the payoff for growing sunflowers: finding assassin bugs (Reduviidae) mugging their prey (in this case, what I think is a Halictid bee).  


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posted by tim dot dickinson at utoronto dot ca on 1-Jan-2017