Answer to the Monday Mystery

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Cimex lectularius, the common bedbug, getting a taste of me.

 

What were those grapelike globules? All ten points go to Guillaume D for his guess of a bed bug’s compound eye. Guillaume accumulated enough points earlier in the month to lock in a win for February. Congrats, Guillaume, email me for your loot!

The SEM image in the mystery post was taken from the CDC public domain image library, a great source of open images for blogging and teaching.

 

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