These 9 Bugs Found In Illinois Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine

Illinois has some great things going for it. World-class museums. Beautiful farmland. Excellent shopping. But then there are bugs. Big bugs, gross bugs, creepy bugs. Bugs. If bugs make you squeamish, you’ll want to skip this article. Because it includes lots of pictures of bugs found in Illinois. You have been warned.

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What’s the sickest bug you’ve come across in Illinois? Let us know in the comments.