(Source: yodiscrepo)

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astronomy-to-zoology:

Holacanthella paucispinosa

…a uniquely large species of Neanurid springtail that is endemic to New Zealand. H. paucispinosa is fairly large as far as springtails go with individuals capable of growing to several millimeters long! Like other (smaller) springtails Holacanthella paucispinosa is a scavenger and forages for organic material in leaf litter and under logs.

Classification

Animalia-Arthropoda-Collembola-Poduromorpha-Neanuroidea-Neanuridae-Uchidanurinae-Holacanthella-H. paucispinosa

Images: © D’Haese, C  and Dwinter

nepphe:

Hey guys!

To celebrate Easter let me present you Blast Bunny

Help Mr. Easter Bunny to deliver some eggs to children

It’s a cute and funny game. If you are an Android user, enjoy!

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lext.blastbunny

It’s not about bugs but it’s amazing too!

astronomy-to-zoology:

Euonymus Leaf Notcher (Pryeria sinica)

…a species of Zygaenid moth that is native to Asia, but has been widely introduced in the United States and Untied Kingdom as well. Euonymus leaf notcher larvae are  known to feed on Celastrus spp. and Euonymus spp., as evidenced in their common name.

Classification

Animalia-Arthropoda-Insecta-Lepidoptera-Zygaenidae-Pryeria-P. sinica

Image(s): Eric R. Day

4th-horsey:

did-you-kno:

Source 

that is one bad ass bug

4th-horsey:

did-you-kno:

Source 

that is one bad ass bug

(Source: jazzmoth)

(Source: lolfactory)