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World's biggest insect could snap your finger off

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Don't look away from the mighty Giant Weta Bug! With a wing span of seven inches and the weight of three mice, this this New Zealand discovery is pure, unfiltered nightmare fuel.


Discovered by a retired park ranger Mark Moffett on New Zealand's Little Barrier Island, the creature was spotted in a tree plotting which human ear it was readying to lay giant eggs in. After posing for pictures and feeding the beast a carrot, the wranglers set the creature back into the wild. Thus killing everyone's holiday plans to New Zealand, for fear of death by Giant Weta bug.

Check out more images over at The Sun.

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