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Subject: Huge Bolivian Fairy Bug
Location: Bolivia
January 27, 2013 8:13 am
This Bug was found in the Amboro national park in Bolivia and I need to know what it is. People there called it ’the Fairy’. Length about 12-15 cm.
Thank you
Signature: Kathrin

Female Dobsonfly

Dear Kathrin,
This is a female Dobsonfly, and though we are quite certain it is a different species, we do have Dobsonflies in North America.  The male Dobsonfly is a fierce looking though perfectly harmless creature.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Bolivia
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