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On close insepction one can see "star-wheels" at eyes center. The insect is the predatory "Antlion". Their larvae are predatory while the adult stage feeds on nectar and pollen. Larvae are voracious predator of ants and other small insects that become entrapped in the conical pits constructed by Ant Lion larvae.

On close insepction one can see "star-wheels" at eyes center. The insect is the predatory "Antlion". Their larvae are predatory while the adult stage feeds on nectar and pollen. Larvae are voracious predator of ants and other small insects that become entrapped in the conical pits constructed by Ant Lion larvae.

Ant Lion's Eye
Copyright Howard Cheek