Four Horned Sphinx

Any idea what this is? Location: Sioux City, IA July 29, 2011 9:51 am Hi, Wondering if you have any idea what this caterpillar/worm is? Thanks! Signature: Maureen Hi Maureen, This is a Four Horned Sphinx or Elm Sphinx.  We just posted a photo of a Four Horned Sphinx from Michigan that came a day … Read more

Scarab Hunter Wasp

Big Bee? Location: Orange County, California July 28, 2011 2:12 pm This large bee like bug hangs out around our home. He seems to be a predatory like bug. He flys right at us. Today we found it in the yard not looking all that wel. So we got close enought to take a photo. … Read more

Koringkriek from South Africa

Big Bug in Kruger Location: Letaba Rest Camp, Kruger National Park, South Africa July 28, 2011 4:09 pm Hi there Bugman, What’s this bug? One of the most fascinating creatures I’ve ever captured on film. We met on mondaymorning May 29 back in 2006 in Kruger National Park. Would like to know his name. Thanks … Read more

Jumping Spider from Nicaragua

spider in nicaragua Location: Nueva Guinea, Nicaragua July 30, 2011 4:55 pm Dear What’sThatBug What’s this bug? I found it crawling on me. Looks like some sort of jumping spider. It was definitely not afraid to lunge at my camera as I snapped some pictures. As you can see from the photos, the front legs … Read more

Four Horned Sphinx

never seen this before Location: Muskegon, MI July 30, 2011 5:39 pm Hi, we found this caterpillar outside our house and i was wondering what it is. I have never seen a caterpillar this large before, it was about 3in. long. sorry i couldn’t get a very good photo of it. i’m excited to find … Read more

Turkestan Cockroaches

Unknown bug next to American cockroach Location: So Cal Hi Desert City of Adelanto zip 92301 July 30, 2011 7:54 pm I was having trouble with the American cockroach in my lawn, but not in the house. This morning I sprayed around the house and the lawn and I found this dark brown striped bug … Read more