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Mutillid 4 - Dasymutilla vesta - male

Mutillid 4 - Dasymutilla vesta - Male
Lawrence County, Indiana, USA
June 10, 2006
Size: ~ 11 mm
A male velvet ant, collected at same time and in same location as previous female.

Moved from Velvet Ants.

Dasymutilla vesta
I think this is D. vesta because the tegula appears to be punctured and not glabrous like in other Dasymutilla males in the area.

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