Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Fall Fund Drive

Wheel Bug Nymph - Arilus cristatus

Wheel Bug Nymph - Arilus cristatus
Durham County, North Carolina, USA
June 3, 2004
Captured and posed. One of two individuals found earlier on Rubus:

The pair were later released in my garden.

Terrific addition
Nice photo, and a terrific addition to the Guide. The adults turn up often, so it is good to have several photos of the nymphs at various stages of their development.


Stephen Cresswell
Buckhannon, WV

Oh, nice! I love how it's eyeing the camera. ;)

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.