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

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