What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination

Subject:  What’s this bug?
Geographic location of the bug:  Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica
Date: 05/09/2019
Time: 10:05 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  Lived in Costa Rica for 7 years, never saw this bug before. It was attracted to the ceiling light, circled in several times, then landed on my iPad.
How you want your letter signed:  Jungle Life

Female Dobsonfly

Dear Jungle Life,
This is a female Dobsonfly.  Dobsonflies are considered harmless, though females have powerful mandibles, and they might nip if they feel the need to defend themselves.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Pureto Viejo, Costa Rica

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