Arilus cristatus, Wheel Bug, feeding on Apis mellifera, European Honey Bee

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Arilus cristatus, _Wheel_Bug, _feeding_on_Apis_mellifera, _European_Honey_Bee, I_SAM1533
© Sam Pickering, 2006-2008

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Wheel Bugs are insects in the family Reduviidae. They are predators. Here an adult has captured a European Honey Bee. The flowers are of a Goldenrod.


title Arilus cristatus, Wheel Bug, feeding on Apis mellifera, European Honey Bee
country United States
state Georgia
county Clarke
city/place/location Southeast Clarke Park
street/site/trail Whit Davis Road
latitude 33.92717
longitude -83.31076
MAPdecimal latitude_longitude ••• 33.92717_-83.31076
date 2008:09:28 15:57:53

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