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Wonderful World of Insects from Leeds Museums

Learn about how we identify insects using keys and get up close to nature with your very own garden safari adventure!

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Sexiest

Female water snipe flies Atherix ibis clasp each other and cluster in big round aggregations on the end of branches overhanging rivers – males entering the swarms are mated repeatedly until they die. The females then lay their eggs in to the water – and all die still in their tight aggregations.