largest flying insect discovered - EIGHT inches

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PostThu Jul 24, 2014 9:43 pm » by Vulcanic


World's largest flying insect discovered - EIGHT inches wide with pincers and long teeth

The world's largest flying insect has been discovered in China - and it's bigger than a human hand.

The huge aquatic bug has a wingspan of 8.27 inches and has pincers as well as long teeth.

After being discovered in Sichuan Province , it was examined by experts at the Insect Museum of West China where it was found to be an unusually big specimen of the giant dobsonfly.

It measured 21cm, breaking the previous record held by the South American helicopter damselfly which had a wingspan of 19.1cm.

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imagine that landing on your face :nails:
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PostThu Jul 24, 2014 11:51 pm » by Slith


Holy snap

I wouldn't want it land on me anywhere
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PostFri Jul 25, 2014 12:50 am » by Vulcanic


Slith wrote:Holy snap

I wouldn't want it land on me anywhere


trying to get that picture up here but not sure how you link it up without having to save it to a photobucket or something.
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PostFri Jul 25, 2014 12:54 am » by Toxic32


Nasty horrible shit. I hate insects other than butterflies.
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PostFri Jul 25, 2014 1:57 am » by The57ironman


Vulcanic wrote:
Slith wrote:Holy snap

I wouldn't want it land on me anywhere


trying to get that picture up here but not sure how you link it up without having to save it to a photobucket or something.




... :pray:

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PostFri Jul 25, 2014 2:10 am » by Vulcanic


The57ironman wrote:
Vulcanic wrote:
Slith wrote:Holy snap

I wouldn't want it land on me anywhere


trying to get that picture up here but not sure how you link it up without having to save it to a photobucket or something.




... :pray:

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sweet thank you, man! just look at that thing :badair: :peep:
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PostFri Jul 25, 2014 2:19 am » by RATRODROB


Nup, don't want one of them.......................................................................ever



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PostFri Jul 25, 2014 5:23 pm » by Vulcanic


oh cool dtv just posted up this story and they got a better picture, someone put up that picture here :flop:

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PostFri Jul 25, 2014 5:49 pm » by DarkHeart


Vulcanic wrote:oh cool dtv just posted up this story and they got a better picture, someone put up that picture here :flop:

http://www.disclose.tv/news/New_species ... pan/106434


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Jeebus :badair:

Looks like something from "Monster Island" that Godzilla would have scrap with :mrgreen:
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