What kind of critter is this?


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I always thought they looked like the inspiration for the Klingon Bird of Prey.

I don't know much about them except they are Megaloptera and like most others of that Order are predatory. If you've ever been pinched by a Hellgramite, also Megaloptera, you know they can have an attitude.

Alex MacDonald

that's His Lordship, to you.....
I dated a girl once who was getting her doctorate in entomology. Brought this thing home and asked her what it was. She says "it's a bug". Really stretched the education there, she did!