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Wheel bug - (Type of Assassin Bug)

Arilus cristatus


Wheel bug - (Type of Assassin Bug) - One of Ohio's largest true bugs. They inject digestive enzymes into their prey with that long tubular mouth and like a spider sucks out its dinner.

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Uncle Minty
Uncle Minty 12 years ago

Awesome shots!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 12 years ago

Greg... Text put in bracket with ID should be in description. So every user sees your spotting have no doubt about ID.

AnnaWhipkey 12 years ago

great close-up

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Ohio, USA

Spotted on Nov 9, 2011
Submitted on Nov 9, 2011

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