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Wheel Bug

Arilus cristatus

2 Species ID Suggestions

Assassin bug
Reduviidae sp
Wheel bug
Family Reduviidae, Subfamily Harpactorinae, Arilus cristatus

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JStreeter 9 years ago

Thank you both! Insects aren't my strong point but this guy looked cool! :P Thanks!

KarenL 9 years ago

Great spot! I love these guys - as you can tell by my avatar!
Welcome to Project Noah Jared!

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 9 years ago

Looking better to your picture, I could see the "wheel" in its back. The sugestion is based in photos of the BugGuide site. Please, check again.

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Louisiana, USA

Spotted on Jun 10, 2011
Submitted on Jan 20, 2012

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