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Coloured SEM of Polyxenid millipede (bark dweller). Note the dense body trichomes. Polyxenus is a genus of millipede, known as the bristly millipede. It is a unique genus of millipedes that are covered with detachable bristles. The bristles can entangle ants and spiders that attack them thus thwarting an attack. Credit: Dennis Kunkel Microscopy/Science Photo Library

.Elm Calligrapha Beetle - Calligrapha scalaris - This elm beetle was once quite common, but the Dutch Elm Disease not only reduced the host trees, but the beetle itself was reduced as a result. This member of the family Chrysomelidae also lives on the Slippery elm and species of willow and linden - Image : © Stephen Cresswell.

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Bugs a gorgeous buckskin wild stallion living in the Sand Wash Herd area of Colorado by Living Images

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The scarab beetle is a good omen. I noticed it in the sand after I fell to my knees weeping over the sight of the pyramids.

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Delicious brain candy

The best pictures from National Geographic's Photo Contest 2014 - by Hasan Baglar at Nicosia, Cyprus of two mantis'

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