19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
Nymph Army

When working in the garden I noticed this cluster of creatures on my Catalpa tree leaf so I snapped this photo. These are juvenile (nymph) assassination bugs I believe. All part of the circle of life in this natural oasis I've created in my own backyard.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Blanchard, Oklahoma, United States of America