Male giant water bugs like Diplonychus rusticus provide sole parental care, carrying eggs on their backs until hatching. (Photo credit: Tran Anh Duc, Ph.D.) Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. Search Search for... Search Get New Posts in your Inbox! Enter your email address to subscribe to Entomology Today. You'll receive notifications of new posts by email. Email Address Get Certified!