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Wheel bug

Arilus cristatus


I have never seen a bug like this before. It didn't seem overly aggressive. When I approached it with the camera, it faced me yet backed away. A very interesting bug, and one I'm glad to have a picture of!

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Whitehall, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Sep 28, 2013
Submitted on Sep 28, 2013

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