Bug Movies & Pics


Pictures of true bugs imaged in our lab can be found here

Links to some cool bug movies on YouTube are listed below.

Bee Assassin using resin

 

Triatomine kissing bug feeding on bat blood 

 

Holoptiline ant specialist assassin bug showing unique scent-luring behavior

 

The only known phytophagous assassin bugs, Zelus araneiformis immatures feeding on host plant Cercropia obtusa pearl bodies

 

 

Acanthaspis petax immatures with ant -carcass camouflaging and vibrating behavior

 

Thread-legged assassin bug Stenolemus bituberus lure spider prey by strumming web silk

Check out the research article for more information.