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Stanford, CA - Apterobittacus apterus

Stanford, CA - Apterobittacus apterus
Stanford, California, USA
May 16, 2009
Size: Body w/o legs 2 cm
Found on a thistle plant around Lake Laguna (Vernal pool) at Stanford University.

Very cool!
A California wingless scorpionfly, Apterobittacus apterus. Info here.

awesome awesome beast -- thanks!

That is cool, thanks a lot for the ID.

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