Scorpionfly Location: Austin, TX October 31, 2010 1:36 pm Hi, thought you’d like this picture I took of a male scorpionfly on the rock wall of our house (Austin, TX, on 10/27/10). It was about 1-1.5 inches long. I didn’t know what it was until I found it on your site. Signature: Lauren Hi Lauren, … Read more

Bug of the Month November 2010: Wheel Bug

What is this bug Location: Pittsburgh, PA October 25, 2010 8:41 am It was outside our work. Looks prehistoric. any Giant Stink Bug? Location: Pittsburgh PA October 25, 2010 1:28 pm Hi, I took this photo yesterday (10/24/2010) of a large bug in my driveway. This is in SouthWestern Pennsylvania which is under a stink … Read more

Funnel Web Spider from Nova Scotia

Large Tegenaria, not sure what type Location: Nova Scotia, Canada October 30, 2010 7:51 pm Saw this spider outside my house Oct26,2010 late fall in Nova Scotia, Canada. Very large spider for these parts, body 1.5cm long, tip to tip from legs was around 8cm. I think its a Tegenaria but not sure if its … Read more

Wheel Bug

unknown bug Location: Oklahoma City October 30, 2010 2:56 pm I’ve heard it’s a Japanese Suicide Bug & a Wheel Bug. I’d love to know what it is. Thanks Signature: @ScottMo Dear ScottMo, Wheel Bug is the approved common name for North America’s largest Assassin Bug, but we are quite intrigued with the name Japanese … Read more

Probably Japanese Rock Pool Mosquito

Mosquito Mosquito Location: Mid-Missouri October 30, 2010 11:50 pm I finally lucked out. I have been wanting to get a shot of a mosquito for awhile and never can. Maybe it’s just me, but I can not just grab my gear and take a photo while they feed on me. I rarely see them other … Read more