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Old 05-20-2020, 05:27 AM
Location: Black Hammock Island
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Originally Posted by Lodestar View Post
It's been fun chasing this insect down the rabbit hole. Here's the closest replica I've found so far:

I agree it has been a great journey trying to figure out this insect! My sister is more educated about bugs and insects, anything that walks, crawls, slithers, flys, etc., and she explained it well to me one day. If you put out your hands in front of you with fingers spread to represent all the bugs in the world, humans only know of such a small amount, your baby fingernail's worth. The rest of your fingers and hands represent all the bugs that are mysteries or haven't even been discovered yet. Extraordinary.
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Old 05-26-2020, 04:06 PM
Status: "Some humans ain't human Though they walk like we do" (set 27 days ago)
Location: Bel Air, California
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Originally Posted by Listener2307 View Post
A year ago I was visited by something that certainly could have been a giant hornet. I was already aware of their existence, so I stood still until it lost interest and moved on.
It was big, noisy and fast as all get out. I breathed a little easier when it left. I knew better than to try to swat at it.
probably a hummingbird, thanks for not killing it
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