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Ambush Bug

Phymata americana

Description:

This little guy was on a Styrofoam cooler - apparently a fairly-common bug here in Colorado - an Ambush Bug! First one I've ever seen! Sorry for the blurriness!!

Habitat:

Farmland with buildings, cottonwoods, lakes & streams.

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ChristyHolland
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ChristyHolland

Colorado, USA

Spotted on Sep 13, 2014
Submitted on Sep 14, 2014

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