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A Tyrannosaurus-Rex in the insect world; the Wheel Bug is a member of the Assassin family and is known for its vicious behavior and paralyzing poison.
This shot was taken in Virginia, USA.
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arilus cristatus, assassin bug, insect, wheel bug
– George Kashouh
Great shot but ugly bug!
Thanks for all your comments =)
I used to find these in Oklahoma…really strange bugs. Great shot.