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Old 11-05-2012, 01:25 AM   #1
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WTF is it!?!?!?

I was working on the car in the garage when I heard a weird buzzing sound, I went to the back of the car and found this:




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a weird fucking beetle of some sort...
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Yep.
Belostomatidae - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Don't let 'em bite you. It's apparently painful, but harmless.
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fuck that shit! kill it with fire.
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Old 11-05-2012, 05:04 AM   #9
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Damn, that would freek me out :S
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was it a jdm car? you can find those beatles from the rice paddies in japan satoyama area.
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It looks like the offspring of one of these

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known as giant water bugs or colloquially as toe-biters

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Giant water bugs are a popular food in Thailand.

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In various parts of southeast Asia, the species Lethocerus indicus is used as food, or as a source of extracts.

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Old 11-05-2012, 07:28 AM   #13
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if i was ever to encounter that thing, i would prob shit my pants and book it

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Old 11-05-2012, 07:34 AM   #14
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reminds me of beetle mania from the old SNK game king of the monsters

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I'm curious how that thing got in there...
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I'm curious how that thing got in there...
Me too. I found 2 of them in my house a few weeks ago.
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I've seen them before, kinda freaky but no biggie.

I will toss in a $20 if you eat it and video tape it, who else is down?
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found this one awhile back:
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that ones pretty cute


im not freaked out of beetles used to have some rhino ones

thank god its not a giant spider though!
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waiting for post of giant spider pics now *clock spider*


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found this one awhile back:
Thats a june bug....pretty common here.

I was in California years ago at an outlet mall. It was 'june bug' season...thousands flock to this mall for some random reason and then die. Dead june bugs literally blanket the sidewalks.

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