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Wheelie Wheel bug on my front patio, hunting some dinner  Arilus cristatus,Fall,Geotagged,United States,Wheel bug Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. Wheelie fantastic Posted one month ago
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The wheel bug, in the family Reduviidae, is one of the largest terrestrial true bugs in North America, being up to 1.5 inches, or 38 mm, in length. A characteristic structure is the wheel-shaped pronotal armor.

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by FingerTaints
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Uploaded Oct 16, 2021. Captured Oct 15, 2021 18:00 in 715 Edwards St, Philipsburg, PA 16866, USA.
  • LM-K500
  • f/1.8
  • 33327/1000
  • ISO200
  • 3.61mm