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Western Boxelder Bug - Boisea rubrolineata

Western Boxelder Bug - Boisea rubrolineata
Drake Park, Bend, Deschutes County, Oregon, USA
April 16, 2009
Size: 3/4" excluding antennae
Several of these were observed crawling around the edges of a memorial plaque in the downtown park.

Boisea rubrolineata - Western Boxelder Bug
Hi Dana,

I'm not an expert, but I believe what you have there would be a:
Boisea rubrolineata - Western Boxelder Bug

Here's a reference page
http://bugguide.net/node/view/15578

 
Western Boxelder Bug (Boisea rubrolineata)
Thanks. It appears you are correct. It seems to match a Western Boxelder Bug (Boisea rubrolineata).

 
Good call, Andy
Not an expert, but I've shot that bug.

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