Subject: Crazy Jungle Bug
Location: Costa Rica
May 7, 2016 9:39 pm
Found this thing at a rest stop in Costa Rica. It’s almost as big as my palm. What on earth is it?
We cannot provide you with an exact species name, but this is a male Dobsonfly from the subfamily Corydalinae. Despite the formidable looking mandibles, male Dobsonflies are perfectly harmless.