HELP INDEX NEXT UP PREVIOUS FEEDBACK ATG Dobsonfly (Order Neuroptera Family Corydalidae)

Sorry, No Picture! The dobsonfly is a large, soft bodied insect. As can be observed in the photograph, taken in Poring, Borneo, the wings are thin and membranous. Male dobsonflies are further characterized by their greatly elongated mandibles. These mandibles, which are about 3 times as long as the head, share resemblance to horns. Dobsonflies can be found near streams. The larvae are frequently used as fish bait. [BM] {PF}
counter Ins(p)ect your own Web Page Zeuter Development Corporation
Post Office Box 225, Parry Sound, Ontario, CANADA P2A 2X3
Copyright (C) Zeuter Development Corporation, 1996. All rights reserved.