World's Ugliest Bug! (?) in Extreme Closeup HD V10442




Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Nov 20, 2011

If this isn't the world's ugliest insect, it's certainly one of the top contenders! Seen here in extreme macro/close-up, this Potato Bug (also known as a Jerusalem Cricket, Skull Insect, and a number of other names) generally burrows into and lives underground where it eats mostly decaying organic matter, although it is also known to eat other insects. Sometimes these bugs can be found wandering around at night looking for new places to burrow and feed, and can occasionally be uncovered by turning over rocks, boards, and other large items which have been laying on the ground for a long time.

This particular specimen is nearly 3 inches long and looks like it could inflict a good bite, although it is not poisonous and would probably not attack unless provoked.

The music is "Darkness" from the "Digital Dreaming" CD by Technician (yours truly), available on iTunes at:
http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/digi... full artist discography and CDs available at HTTP://technician.jcmdi.com

This is copyrighted material, however, you may download this footage directly from YouTube and use it free of charge in your own non-profit/non-commercial YouTube videos. The full free usage policy, and copyright notice/claim and partner ad info can be found here:

http://jcmdi.com/stockfootage/faq.htm... and

(please read both sections before using JCMDI material - Thanks!)


When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next

to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...