A Cicada emerges from its larval case, displaying its adult form. Cicadas may spend years underground before emerging for a brief adult life that may last only weeks.
Female (from the blue smudge on its neck) Common Flying Dragon (Draco sumatranus) snapped in Sungei Buloh mangroves, Singapore.
Robber Fly (Asilidae family) pounches on an ant, before sucking out its liquid contents ….while still alive.
Brutal Simplicity theme by Kevin Burg