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I found this insect in Pune/India. Its body size was less than 1 cm. It was near light source. I suspected it to be Juvenile Thread-legged Bug, but i am not sure. Is my suspicion right or is it some other insect?

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  • $\begingroup$ Yeah the Emesinae family is a good guess. It will be hard to tell what species, but on this page you may find more information about Reduviidae insects in India (pdf available) : researchgate.net/publication/… $\endgroup$ – Kjian Sep 23 '19 at 13:02
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    $\begingroup$ This isn't a juvenile; zooming in shows me wings. It isn't a member of the Reduviid subfamily Emesinae (the front legs aren't modified for grasping prey); I believe it to be a Stilt Bug (family Berytidae), but not knowing the Indian fauna cannot go any further than that, $\endgroup$ – Arthur J Frost Sep 23 '19 at 16:59

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