Nature is the master of graphic design
These little monsters create pits in loose soil. There they wait for unsuspecting ants, or anything else that happens to fall in, and quickly drag their prey below the ground.Much like spiders, they extract the fluids of their prey until all that remains is a husk.
The adult form looks a bit like a mayfly, and isn’t a very robust or deadly creature at all.
Centipede vs Grasshopper (don’t know the species of either one)
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