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garden insect - Melittia cucurbitae

garden insect - Melittia cucurbitae
columbia, howard County, Maryland, USA
June 25, 2017

Moved from ID Request.

Looks like Melittia cucurbita
Looks like Melittia cucurbitae. Squash Vine Borer. Cool looking things, aren't they? They like to nectar on milkweed in my garden.

Melittia cucurbitae - Squash Vine Borer