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  • Hemipterans hatching in Southeast Asia

    Subject:  Red Ants Emerging Out Of A… Barnacle? Geographic location of the bug:  Singapore, Southeast Asia Date: 08/03/2022 Time: {current_time} EDT Your letter to the bugman:  Dear Mr. Marlos, thank you for your services and your labor of love that help millions of people around the world to understand what they are looking at. Here’s … Read more


  • Tiger Bee Fly from Canada

    Subject:  Tiger Bee Fly Geographic location of the bug:  Oakville Ontario Canada Date: 08/03/2022 Time: {current_time} EDT Your letter to the bugman:  Found this strange fly on our deck …never seen one before so question is was it brought up here by weather winds as this appears to be too far north? How you want … Read more


  • Ten Lined June Beetle

    Subject:  Beetle-type insect? Geographic location of the bug:  NE Tacoma WA Date: 08/02/2022 Time: {current_time} EDT Your letter to the bugman:  Hi.  Came across this one just under the soil next to my house foundation in NE Tacoma.  Could you identify it, and is it dangerous to my home?  Thank you. How you want your … Read more


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