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What kind of bug is this?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Col_Sanders, Nov 6, 2006.

  1. Col_Sanders

    Col_Sanders 3/4 ton status

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    Anyone know what the hell this thing is? It was crawling up the wall in the dining room and the wife let out a nice scream....

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    It was about 3-4" long. He is now a prisoner in my shop vac.
     
  2. chevyfumes

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    Holy crap I think I'd scream too....
     
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    Looks ugly whatever it is . My wife would have smash it with a shoe but judging by the size of it , that bug would have made a nice mess on the wall :eek1: . Bit it in a big jar and keep it for a pet . I wonder what it eats . Is it a vegan or does it eat meat :D .
     
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    we have boatloads of them at work. not sure what its called but they are easy to catch.they like moisture.got a dog dish around??:D
     
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    No, we have big Oscars though
     
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    i wonder if they would eat it???:laugh:
     
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    **** that, I'm putting my shoes on.
     
  10. 73k5blazer

    73k5blazer Unplug the matrix cable from the back of your head Premium Member

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    This one showed up outside the garage back in Sept. Was there for about 3 weeks. Spun a new web every night...was pretty cool to watch..

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    Crush, kill, destroy... Crush, kill, destroy...
     
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    We had about 7 or 8 of these around the house from Sept to mid Oct.
     
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    No,these spiders are great. They stay outside, they eay other annoying insects like mosquites. They are great to have around.
     
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    I'll take a cloud of mosquitoes over that ****! :doah:
     
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    Amen brother.
     
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    fumes would probly eat it.
     
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    Yeah, but only after using it as garnish in a "Bugtini"
     
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    Youve obviously never walked a soybean feild to pull weeds and come up on one of those damn things , ive walkin into a few webs, no biggie really cuz I always wear jeans, but still i hate those damn things
     
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    feed it to the Oscar. Mine used to love live bugz.

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