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vhmonan
BUMPASS, VA

September 16, 2013
4:17 PM

Post #9661766

Found in our vegetable garden
Thank you
Vickey

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Flapdoodle
Minot, ND

September 17, 2013
5:20 AM

Post #9662096

Image too blurry to be certain, but looks like a beetle larva, possibly that of a soldier beetle (family Cantharidae), in which case it would be beneficial - http://www.bumblebee.org/invertebrates/ColeopteraL.htm

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