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Is this a bombardier beetle?

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Best Answer ANTS_KL , November 22 2021 - 8:17 PM

Yes, it's a bombardier beetle. Nice find! 

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#1 Offline SYUTEO - Posted November 22 2021 - 5:50 AM

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2cm long. Mostly black with yellow markings.

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Antkeeping since 2018   :)

 

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Will be cleaning up the ACAF sometime in the future.


#2 Offline ANTS_KL - Posted November 22 2021 - 8:17 PM   Best Answer

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Yes, it's a bombardier beetle. Nice find! 


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Ants epic :D
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My current ants: Camponotus irritans, 2x Camponotus parius, 2x Odontomachus simillimus, Oecophylla smaragdina

 

Death count: idk there's too many that I've lost :(

Also I got an antlion o-0






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