AntLion…


Antlion

 

Have you ever heard of a “doodlebug”?

It is actually the larvae of an insect commonly known as an Ant Lion (also spelled as “ant-lion” and “antlion”).

Ant Lions are a group of insects in the Order Neuroptera. Within this order, they are further classified into

Family Myrmeleontidae, which is of Greek origin from myrmex, meaning “ant”, and leon, meaning “lion”.

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