Chauliognathus lugubris

Plague Soldier Beetle



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Description

A terrestrial flatworm (Caenoplana hoggii)digesting a Soldier Beetle (Chauliognathus lugbris). The flatworm coils around its prey and everts a tube-like mouth/pharynx from the middle underside of body. This injects digestive enzymes into the insect.

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Date & Time

  2013-02-03 04:09 PM

Location

-37.373363 , 144.596987

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NS Observation No. 53B39856E35EB1298400FE4C
Created 2013-02-04 03:10 AM (over 6 years ago)
Created By David Francis
Updated 2018-08-02 12:45 PM (about 1 year ago)
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