Monday, July 25, 2011

Florida's Unofficial State Bird

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/8169015/the_palmetto_bug_also_called_floridas.html?cat=6
Palmetto bugs come as far north as Virginia in summertime. Everybody in Kingsport, Tennessee, sees a few invade their home in summer. The biting behavior doesn't seem especially dangerous--they nip, like beetles--but they're definitely a gross-out.