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50 new species of water bugs - some ferocious, venomous

Fifty new species of insect discovered in Thailand including water bugs which ferociously bite their prey - and humans - some toxic. Slideshow.

Full article at Live Science

There is a slideshow of photos of the new species at the article website. Be sure to click through to the additional images.

Photo of Water Striders - one type of water bug, similar to those recently discovered (Family Gerridae) from Wikipedia.

Water striders - family Gerridae

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