Hairy Velvet Ant Punctated Surfaces - Dasymutilla arenivaga -
Tonopah Desert, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA May 2, 2015 Size: 13mm
NOTE: The petiole shows a sharp-pointed projection, pointing dorsally, near the middle of the ventral center-line. This is the only image that shows the exact profile or shape of this feature. It looks like a small shark-fin, up close. Full Size Image:Click Here
Contributed by Bob Biagi on 5 June, 2015 - 2:23am Last updated 26 January, 2017 - 2:23pm
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