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Wheel Bug - Arilus cristatus

Wheel Bug - Arilus cristatus
WARRENTON, Fauquier County, Virginia, USA
August 31, 2015
Size: 24 mm

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Wheel Bug - Arilus Crisatus
Found this bug this morning on my Shed. Thought it was a spider. When It warmend up I spotted it walking and identified it via this site. Thanks. Awesome Bug!!

 
Wheel Bug
Yes they are really interesting to watch, however, be careful, they pack a really nasty bite.

Wheel Bug
I've never saw one of these interesting bugs until yesterday. Sitting at a stop light in northern Jefferson County MO, it hopped onto my windscreen wipers. Made me think of a triceratops.

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