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Conenose and Kissing Bugs: Necessary, But Not Fun If Contacted

Eastern Blood-sucking Conenose bugs are found in and around plant where they are hunting for insects. While it is not exactly a jungle “out there” in the landscape, there are some occasionally encountered insects which can inflict pain. The kissing bug and the blood-sucking conenose are native insects which are best not physically encountered. The …

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