2021 October 18
Aziza Cooper writes: Friday, October 15, this creature was in my home, and I removed it in a jar. Sorry I’m not bold enough to try to take it out. Jeremy Tatum replies: You may safely let it out. It is not aggressive and it won’t attack you. I’d be inclined not to let it crawl around on your hand. It has a strong and sharp rostrum. If you are not sure what its rostrum is, let it crawl on your hand, and you will soon find out.
Western Conifer Seed Bug Leptoglossus occidentalis (Hem.: Coreidae) Aziza Cooper