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Giant mesquite bug

Description:

Large, 4cm, black with bright red.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 9 years ago
Giant mesquite bug
Thasus spp.


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4 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Carlos must update as per suggestion...
http://www.whatsthatbug.com/2009/06/03/l...

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 9 years ago

Nice one!

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 9 years ago

I know Thasus neocalifornicus from the southern U.S. and it ranges into Mexico, but I'm not sure if it goes as far south as your location. Then, there's Thasus gigas, which is fairly similar. Great looking bug, regardless!

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

great colors!

CarlosVargas
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CarlosVargas

Jalisco, Mexico

Spotted on Jul 7, 2012
Submitted on Jul 9, 2012

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