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Species Dasymutilla occidentalis - Common Eastern Velvet Ant

The information below is based on images submitted and identified by contributors. Range and date information may be incomplete, overinclusive, or just plain wrong.

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Range map for Common Eastern Velvet Ant

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Alabama     168    
Arkansas      542   
Colorado      221   
Delaware      5 1   
Florida   51413993   
Georgia     17624  
Illinois      3312  
Indiana      11 1  
Iowa      2 14  
Kansas     422 2  
Kentucky      231   
Louisiana     2423   
Maryland      895   
Mississippi     1      
Missouri      341   
Nebraska      271   
New Jersey      12  1 
New Mexico      1     
New York       2    
North Carolina     341521  
Oklahoma      945   
Oregon       4    
Pennsylvania       1    
Rhode Island        2   
South Carolina      7 1   
Tennessee      2421  
Texas    22632   
Virginia      1541  
West Virginia