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Observed: 3rd July 2006 By: hoddy
Added: 12th June 2011
This insect landed on my decking 5 years ago while I was hosing down newley added chipped bark around my flower bed during a warm day, it was the largest insect I have seen! it is overhanging a decking plank that is 30mm in thickness, it eventually flew away and I have not seen any since.I am on the edge of the lake district, near to farmland, 100 yds from a freshwater lagoon seperated from the surrounding sea by a narrow barrier.