Devil's Coach Horse

Small bug with scorpian curled tail Location: Spain November 30, 2011 9:51 am Are you able to identify this bug that crawled out of my slipper…. it looks like it could sting and small wings on its tail??? Signature: Hazel Hello Hazel, This frightening but harmless creature is a species of Rove Beetle that is … Read more

Possibly Wasp Nest from Romania

Probable spider coccoon in Romania Location: Brasov, Transylvania, Romania November 29, 2011 3:42 am Greetings from Romania. I recently tidied up my study and found 5 cocoons underneath a cloth. They had been laid on a picture frame which had been underneath the cloth (actually a cloth bag for an Australian Barmah hat). They measure … Read more

Brown Widow

gold black widow??? Location: fontana, CA(50 miles from the coast, east of Los Ageles) November 28, 2011 8:04 pm Hello bugman, I found this spider in my property it is the second one I’ve found. I did some research and it apears it might be an African species, it was hidding in a funnel like … Read more

Large Milkweed Bug Nymphs

florida reddish orange black spotted insect Location: Fleming Island, FL November 28, 2011 5:59 pm Hello, this afternoon i discovered these bugs on my window screen in my back garden. I’ve lived in Florida for 26 years and I am an avid gardener, yet i have never seen a bug like this before. I’m located … Read more