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Image of the Month - October 2014

This month's image shows the strange pairing of Jadera haematoloma and Leptocoris augur mating in Taiwan. J. haematoloma has only recently arrived Taiwan. Prior to their introduction Jadera have been restricted to the Americas. It should be noted that this mating between members of two different soapberry bug general is not likely to result in offspring, but we'll see!

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