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Utah Mystery Bug - Ammopelmatus

Utah Mystery Bug - Ammopelmatus
Zion National Park, Utah, USA
October 5, 2010
Size: About 1 inch

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I'm so grateful to you! ID'ing this big boy has been driving me a little crazy the past few weeks! It was so unlike anything I'd ever seen that I couldn't even peg the family and had resorted to flipping through pages of colour plates hoping for a visual match!