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Cactus Longhorned Beetle  - Moneilema gigas

Cactus Longhorned Beetle - Moneilema gigas
Santa Rita Experimental Range, Florida Canyon, Pima County, Arizona, USA
July 25, 2013
I keep 8x10 heavy mat board in my vest for shots like this so that the critter can be released where I find it, unharmed.
Species, anyone?
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Thanks
Thanks, oh Fearless Leader and Gathering Organizer!
That trip was a transcendental experience and it's nice to relive it with these ongoing ID's

Probably gigas.
Probably gigas.

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