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Photo#1237503
bug - Benacus griseus

bug - Benacus griseus
Canaveral National Seashore, Volusia County, Florida, USA
June 11, 2016

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bug - Benacus griseus bug - Benacus griseus

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Giant Water Bug
Lethocaris sp. My guess: Lethocerus americanus.

 
NOT Lethocerus americanus
Lethocerus americanus does NOT occur in Florida. This bug appears to lack a median groove on the anterior margin of its fore femora; that would make it Benacus griseus. If it does have the groove, then it's Lethocerus uhleri.

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