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Giant Water Bug



2 1/2 inches long. I thought it was a cockroach, until I looked it up. This Giant Water bug is oval, middle and hind wings are flat. 6 legs. Front legs like claws.


This one was on the beach. I have seen them in freshwater ponds and lakes.

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1 Comment

doreen.chambers.14 4 years ago

Janetart1, What does your comment mean? "it's watson"????

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Apr 1, 2019
Submitted on Apr 11, 2019

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