Dobsonfly

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dobsonfly

 

 

English Name: Dobsonfly
Family: Corydalidae (Dobsonflies)
Genus: Corydalus
Species: cf. leteus


 


 



The dobsonfly's immature larval stage is aquatic, living 3-5 years in non-polluted, fast-running, well oxygenated rivers before metamorphosing. It's thought that the adults don't even eat, though they make drink a bit.


 

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