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Velvet Ant

Description:

This is by the far the smallest Velvet Ant I have ever seen, at about 4 mm in length. It was very fast and blended well with the micro flora growing on the stone stairs of the Great Acropolis, Calakmul Mayan Ruins. Family Mutillidae.

Habitat:

Mayan Ruins of Calakmul, Reserva de la Biosfera Calakmul.



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Campeche, Mexico

Lat: 18.11, Long: -89.81

Spotted on Feb 19, 2015
Submitted on Mar 17, 2015

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