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Wheel bug nymph

Arilus cristatus

Description:

1/4 inch

Habitat:

spotted on pinic table

Notes:

It was sunny and breezy and I was outside picking blue crabs for dinner when this tiny guy "blew" in from parts unknown.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Wheel Bug (Nymph)
Arilus cristatus File:Wheel Bug Arilus cristatus Nymph 2053px.jpg


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2 Comments

auntnance123
auntnance123 9 years ago

Thanks for that "second"; I wasn't sure because the black midline one the abdomen is not very prominent on this one. Maybe he's very young yet.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

You are correct.

auntnance123
Spotted by
auntnance123

Florida, USA

Spotted on Mar 3, 2012
Submitted on Mar 4, 2012

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