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Wheel Bug

Arilus cristatus


Very large beetle with orange-red antannae


North America


Found this guy resting on our front porch steps. Caught another one hovering clumsily in the air in my kitchen

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Assassin Bug
Wheel bug
Arilus cristatus Wheel bug

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Fort Worth, Texas, USA

Spotted on Jan 21, 2014
Submitted on Mar 22, 2014

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