Tagged: arthropod

Gears of a larva of Issus cf. coleoptratus 0

Animal gears (Issus cf. coleoptratus) !

Version française English translation   The gear train! Such a fabulous mechanical system consisting of at least two gear touching each other, traditionally associated with human technological and intellectual progress. This simple mechanical machine...

Empis tessellata, frontal view 0

A dagger fly: Empis tessellata !

Version française English translation   In a previous post I introduced you a family of daunting predatory flies with exceptional aerial skills: the Asilidae. I would now present you another family of predatory flies...