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The insect world is an astonishing place. So many colors, shapes and patterns. Macros of live insects are endlessly fascinating to me.


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fiddler beetle

shield bug

Small Turquoise Beetle - Polydrusus formosus - BugGuide.Net

black and white weevil, native to Congo

this obviously isn't what it looks like, but omg squee!

a leaf-mimicking katydid in Belize

ornate shield bug, pygoplatys lancifer


Lightning Bugs Habitat


Close Up - Cairns birdwing caterpillar by Jenny Dean


cerambycidae sp.

macro portraits of north American bee species

the Schmidt pain index, developed by dr Justin Schmidt to rank the pain of the various insect stings he has experienced in his line of work

shield bugs wait for the last two eggs to hatch :-o

caligrapha sp.

Flickriver: Photos tagged with calligrapha

hickory horned devil, the larval form of citheronia regalis

hypercompe scribonia

File:LeopardMothBlueSpots edit1.jpg - Wikimedia Commons