Thursday, June 29, 2006

What's This Bug?!

Yesterday morning, this bug was on our front porch. I wonder what it is? It's huge!


Trev Diesel said...

Good grief!

gratefulbear said...

I don't know if I would put my hand that close to it!

deb said...

I'm not sure - a winged ant or termite? Check out this page:

It's the closest I could, so far.

That is one mean lookin' bug!


Celeste said...

I coincidentally just saw this bug in a Pond Life book. It's a Dobson and can grow to 5 inches long.

deb said...

Yes! That's it. Don't know how I missed it. If you're looking to ID a bug, here's a good site to try:

deb (who think the California Potato Bug is the Devil Incarnate)