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Dobsonfly

Corydalus sp.

Description:

Female

Notes:

Megaloptera-Family: Corydalidae.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 9 years ago
Dobsonfly
Corydalus sp. Corydalus


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5 Comments

fishnlove
fishnlove 9 years ago

We have these in the US also the males are even scarier

DB
DB 9 years ago

Thank you metreebug & Bayucca for the help and ID! The article about Corydalus is very interesting.

metreebug
metreebug 9 years ago

Great photo!

bayucca
bayucca 9 years ago

Corydalus sp., most probably and it is the female.
http://tolweb.org/Corydalus

metreebug
metreebug 9 years ago

It looks like a female Dobsonfly.

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Ciudad de Salta, Salta, Argentina

Spotted on Feb 23, 2013
Submitted on Feb 23, 2013

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