Toad Bugs

Subject: 6 legs no antennae Location: Verde Valley Arizona September 13, 2015 6:42 pm I have spent a fair amount of time searching the web for some idea of what the bug might be. I am including 2 photos of different bugs of the same species. They are found at Dead Horse Ranch State Park, … Read more

Toad Bug

Subject: Happy Toad Bug Location: Lake Shelbyville, Illinois July 26, 2012 7:41 pm Hello Bugman! I found many of these little guys on a lake shore in central Illinois. Some time going through bug guide lead me to the toad bugs. While I’m not sure the difference between the two species on bugguide, I came … Read more

Toad Bug and Mysterious Pink Sphinx Caterpillar: Possibly Elegant Sphinx

Greetings from the lower rogue river Good morning, from the black bar lodge employees…we have found these recently…one is a bug from down by the river…the other was walking across the road…we are located in southern Oregon…we are hoping that you can help us identify these both…thanks in advance for your help… Lynnie, rusty, alisa … Read more