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Velvet Ant

Timulla barbigera

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PaulPiro 7 years ago

Thank you! And yes it was hard to catch.

Aaron_G 7 years ago

Nice shots of an animal that never slows down for a photo. :-)

PaulPiro 7 years ago

I will take a look! Thank you! This is very interesting.

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 7 years ago

I should add that this is actually a wasp, not an ant.

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 7 years ago

This is a velvet ant. Take a look at this page and see what you think and perhaps you can narrow the ID further.

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Anacoco, Louisiana, USA

Spotted on Sep 13, 2013
Submitted on Sep 13, 2013

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