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Unknown spotting


About 1 cm long beetle. Bright orange and black with long antenna. You can’t see the antennae because it went into a defensive pose on my hand, then flew away.


In a mixed field near milkweed plants.


I think because of the aposomatic coloration, it may be poisonous.

No species ID suggestions

Michigan, USA

Lat: 43.61, Long: -86.45

Spotted on Jun 30, 2018
Submitted on Jul 1, 2018

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