viernes, 4 de mayo de 2012

The most disgusting insect on Earth


This bug looks like it's made a killing carrying a remarkable number of dead bodies on its back to stop it becoming lunch.
As this gruesome picture shows this insect has at least 20 ants on its back which according to scientists confuse potential predators like jumping spiders.
The aptly named assassin bug uses the dead bodies, as a defence mechanism to fend off enemies.


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2138325/Assassin-bug-carries-dead-ants-ward-enemies.html#ixzz1tvczr6Bi





Credits: Daily Mail
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