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  • Prepupal Luna Moth Caterpillar in Maryland

    Subject:  Salmon pink body with green head. Geographic location of the bug:  Baltimore County, Maryland Date: 08/06/2022 Time: {current_time} EDT Your letter to the bugman:   Never saw anything like this one. Found this odd character on our driveway the other day (Aug 2022). Salmon pink body with green head. About 2-3″ long.  At first glance … Read more


  • Bee Killer Eats Honey Bee in Texas

    Subject:  Bumblebee mimic preying on my honeybee Geographic location of the bug:  East Texas Date: 08/08/2022 Time: {current_time} EDT Your letter to the bugman:   Hello. Could you please identify this bug for me? It looks a lot like a bumblebee, but I could tell by its eyes and wings that it is not. It seemed … Read more


  • Horse Fly from Pennsylvania

    Subject:  Flying insect Geographic location of the bug:  Pennsylvania Date: 08/08/2022 Time: {current_time} EDT Your letter to the bugman:   Fly or a bee? We’re unsure what this is. How you want your letter signed:  NA Dear NA, This is a Horse Fly, and a female, the blood sucking sex in the family.  We are not … Read more


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