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Velvet Ant

by kjgrinterLawrence, Kansas, USA

This is a male due to the wings.

0 0 Red Velvet Ant

Red Velvet Ant

by JeffClaytonGreensboro, North Carolina, USA

Red and black stripes, velvet looking appearance

0 3 Velvet Ant or Cow Killer

Velvet Ant or Cow Killer

by BethAngermeierCave-In-Rock, Illinois, USA

5 2 Red Velvet Ant (Cow Killer)

Red Velvet Ant (Cow Killer)

by jamiedellingerCharlotte, North Carolina, USA

3 1 Cow Killer Ant

Cow Killer Ant

Missouri, USA

PRETTY!

0 0 Cow Killer Ant

Cow Killer Ant

by mdinsyColorado, USA

Black and red velvet; actually a wasp

0 0 Velvet Ant

Velvet Ant

by RachelMPaoli, Indiana, USA

Also known as the Cow

0 0 Red Velvet Ant or Cow Killer

Red Velvet Ant or Cow Killer

by LindaKing2East Ridge, Tennessee, USA

0 1 Velvet ant

Velvet ant

by ChristineArcoWilliamsDurham, North Carolina, USA

0 0 Cow killer or velvet ant

Cow killer or velvet ant

by jozin.joeOregon, USA

Alkaline flat with silver sage

7 7 Red velvet ant (female)

Red velvet ant (female)

by KarenLFranklin, Tennessee, USA

1/2" long red velvet ant or

0 2 Velvet Ant aka Cow killer

Velvet Ant aka Cow killer

by Hema ShahCalifornia, USA

Found in the meadows amongst wild flowers. Velvet

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cow killer / velvet ant

by bowhunter187Hudson, New Hampshire, USA

the cow

0 1 Eastern Velvet Ant (Cow Killer)

Eastern Velvet Ant (Cow Killer)

by Jonathan17Kansas, USA

Orange and black fuzzy stripes. Six legs. Hissing sound.

13 14 Red Velvet Ant

Red Velvet Ant

by VictoriaShirleyPhotographySouth Carolina, USA

a female "cow

1 0 "Cow Killer" Ant

"Cow Killer" Ant

by the.irrelevant.oneBrookhaven, Mississippi, USA

This is actually a female wasp. Adults are nectar-feeders but the larvae are ...

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cow killer

by MichaelMorrisKentucky, USA

to be strong enough to kill a cow, hence ...

0 0 Cow Killer

Cow Killer

by Nann Hudson FlowersMissouri, USA

Black and red hairy body, mimicking an ant. ...

3 0 Red velvet ant (female)

Red velvet ant (female)

by ScottLewisVirginia, USA

A red and black wingless wasp covered in velvety hair. About 3/4"long.

1 0 Red Velvet Ant (aka Cow Killer)

Red Velvet Ant (aka Cow Killer)

by LauraMaeChesapeake City, Virginia, USA

Red Velvet Ant (aka

0 0 Red velvet ant Cow killer

Red velvet ant Cow killer

by Michelle ClementsHuntsville, Alabama, USA

Also known as eastern velvet ant. It is ...

14 16 Red velvet ant or Cow Killer Ant

Red velvet ant or Cow Killer Ant

by RickBohlerJacksonville, Florida, USA

These insects are wasps, not ants. Females ...

6 0 Red Velvet Ant

Red Velvet Ant

by mary.gallo.mMaryland, USA

velvet ant is the "

0 0 Cow Killer or Red Velvet Ant (female)

Cow Killer or Red Velvet Ant (female)

by gatorfellowsDenton, Texas, USA

Females recognized by large size, bold black-and-orange pattern, thorax longer ...

0 1 Velvet Ant (female)

Velvet Ant (female)

by TeresaBurkeBluffton, South Carolina, USA

Crazy looking ant?! Looks like he gives a ...

2 3 Red velvet ant or "cow killer"

Red velvet ant or "cow killer"

by ThaddeusFearsWinston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

Found him while on a walk; he was wandering, solitarily, in a clover patch.

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Twobanded Antmimic

by NibblyConway, Arkansas, USA

Bright red spider with black bands across its legs and back. Resembles the Red ...

0 0 Unknown spotting

Unknown spotting

by HannahVongsavangGeorgia, USA

Possibly an adult male Red Velvet Ant/Cow ...

10 0 Cow Killer (male)

Cow Killer (male)

by LivanEscuderoTennessee, USA

This boldly colored male velvet ant flew by ...

1 2 Eastern Velvet Ant

Eastern Velvet Ant

by freelancingKaufman, Texas, USA

Red and black wingless female wasp.

5 8 Ant Witch/Cow Killer Ant/Velvet Ant

Ant Witch/Cow Killer Ant/Velvet Ant

by LeonardoMBSão José do Rio Pardo, SP, Brazil

This "Ant" is actually a wingless female ...

2 0 Red Velvet Ant a.k.a Cow Killer

Red Velvet Ant a.k.a Cow Killer

by ShawnIegalFlorida, USA

The Eastern Velvet Ant is actually a wasp ...

0 0 Red Velvet Ant

Red Velvet Ant

by audrey.m.archerRehoboth Beach, Delaware, USA

, but inflict a mean sting giving them another name "

2 0 Cow Killer

Cow Killer

by JoAnneDavisMadison, Indiana, USA

This is actually a solitary wasp, and not an

3 4 Velvet Ant

Velvet Ant

by RachelMLa Belleza, Orellana, Ecuador

painful sting, said to be strong enough to kill a

0 1 Velvet Ant or Cow Killer

Velvet Ant or Cow Killer

Danville, Kentucky, USA

The bug was about an inch in length including the antennae. It has 6 black ...

1 5 Velvet Ant

Velvet Ant

by LuisStevensSan Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, Mexico

cow, hence the common name

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VELVET ANT

by msns.mostwantedPomona, California, USA

Red and Black, six legs

0 0 Female Velvet ant aka "cow killer"

Female Velvet ant aka "cow killer"

by KeichelleJoyceNorth Carolina, USA

Stings and makes a squeaky sound when started- is actually a wasp! Females ...

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Velvet Ant

by James A McNairCocoa, Florida, USA

their painful sting, which is where many gain their common name,