Rain brought its surprise too..what would be this?
Jun 13, 2011
Its raining out here in Kerala, India. Rain brought its surprise too..what would be this?
Hope you could recognize this.
We get photos of Giant Water Bugs from all over the world, and they are easy to identify to the family level, though identifying species may present us with considerable difficulty because they all look so similar. You did not indicate how large this Giant Water Bug is, but in nearby Thailand, they grow to five inches and they are eaten as culinary delights. In North America, Giant Water Bugs are called Toe-Biters.
The waterbug which I sent earlier measured 7.5 cms.