Subject: Beetle Perhaps
Location: East Central Florida
January 2, 2013 2:14 pm
Found this bug on a necklace pod plant. Central east Florida. He is about 1 inch long
Signature: Ken Pichon

Broad Headed Bug

Dear Ken,
This is a Broad Headed Bug in the genus
Hyalymenus, possibly Hyalymenus longispinus which is pictured on BugGuide and which is endemic to Florida according to BugGuide.  Though there are no photos available of the other two species, BugGuide notes:  “3 spp. restricted to FL (H. longispinus, H. notatus, H. potens).”

Location: Florida

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