Pennsylvania Firefly The state insect of Pennsylvania may not be a local. Photuris Pensylvanica is a species of firefly that may be visiting Pennsylvania from bordering states. Host Bob Edwards reports that bug aficionados want to prove the insect lives and dies within state borders.
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Pennsylvania Firefly

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The state insect of Pennsylvania may not be a local. Photuris Pensylvanica is a species of firefly that may be visiting Pennsylvania from bordering states. Host Bob Edwards reports that bug aficionados want to prove the insect lives and dies within state borders.