There are millions of different species of insect in the world; new ones are still being discovered! This list puts together 5 of the largest insects - although there are some moths and butterflies that look huge because of their massive wings (the Atlas moth has a wingspan that can reach 25 cm, 9.8 in). Here are five huge bugs you wouldn't want to find in your yard too often!

10 Interesting Insects

You might not want to watch this video if you are scared of bugs!

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The largest ant can reach 2 inches (5 cm) long!

1. Titan Beetle

Image of a Titan Beetle.

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Hercules Beetles can be longer than Titans because of their horns.
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