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Cockroach (Nyctibora sp) producing sticky, protective substance, Costa Rica  -  Piotr Naskrecki
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00476862 Cockroach (Nyctibora sp) producing sticky, protective substance, Costa Rica© Piotr Naskrecki
Malayan Pangolin (Manis javanica) scales, Gunung Penrissen, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia  -  Ch'ien Lee
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00453418 Malayan Pangolin (Manis javanica) scales, Gunung Penrissen, Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia© Chien Lee
Fire Coral (Millepora alcicornis) with fine hairs that contain nematocysts which sting on contact, Belize Barrier Reef, Belize  -  Pete Oxford
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00451992 Fire Coral (Millepora alcicornis) with fine hairs that contain nematocysts which sting on contact, Belize Barrier Reef, Belize© Pete Oxford
Cup Moth (Limacodidae) caterpillar with bristles capable of inflicting painful stings, Kuching, Borneo, Malaysia  -  Ch'ien Lee
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00450802 Cup Moth (Limacodidae) caterpillar with bristles capable of inflicting painful stings, Kuching, Borneo, Malaysia© Chien Lee
Kapok (Ceiba sp) thorns on trunk, Ecuador  -  Murray Cooper
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00449748 Kapok (Ceiba sp) thorns on trunk, Ecuador© Murray Cooper
Jacaratia (Jacaratia digitata) showing spiny trunk, Amazon, Ecuador  -  Murray Cooper
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00443841 Jacaratia (Jacaratia digitata) showing spiny trunk, Amazon, Ecuador© Murray Cooper
Moth (Lymantriidae) caterpillars mass together for defense, Comoe National Park, Ivory Coast  -  Ingo Arndt
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00442171 Moth (Lymantriidae) caterpillars mass together for defense, Comoe National Park, Ivory Coast© Ingo Arndt
Carpenter Ant (Camponotus cylindricus) has ruptured her body to spew a sticky yellow glue, which has killed both her and the larger worker of another Carpenter Ant (Camponotus sp), Brunei, Borneo, Mal...  -  Mark Moffett
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00439788 Carpenter Ant (Camponotus cylindricus) has ruptured her body to spew a sticky yellow glue, which has killed both her and the larger worker of another Carpenter Ant (Camponotus sp), Brunei, Borneo, Mal...© Mark Moffett
Cactus spines, Saguaro National Park, Arizona  -  Ingo Arndt
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00438270 Cactus spines, Saguaro National Park, Arizona© Ingo Arndt
Saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea) cactus spines, Saguaro National Park, Arizona  -  Ingo Arndt
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00438262 Saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea) cactus spines, Saguaro National Park, Arizona© Ingo Arndt
Saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea) cactus spines, Saguaro National Park, Arizona  -  Ingo Arndt
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00438261 Saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea) cactus spines, Saguaro National Park, Arizona© Ingo Arndt
Acacia (Acacia sp) spines on branch, Eastern Cape, South Africa  -  Richard Du Toit
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00437957 Acacia (Acacia sp) spines on branch, Eastern Cape, South Africa© Richard Du Toit
Titan Triggerfish (Balistoides viridescens) with spines from a sea urchin it has eaten, Bali, Indonesia  -  Fred Bavendam
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00437755 Titan Triggerfish (Balistoides viridescens) with spines from a sea urchin it has eaten, Bali, Indonesia© Fred Bavendam
Agave (Agave sp), Big Sur, California  -  Sebastian Kennerknecht
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00429844 Agave (Agave sp), Big Sur, California© Sebastian Kennerknecht
Cup Moth (Limacodidae) caterpillar with spines that can deliver an extremely painful sting, Virachey National Park, Cambodia  -  Piotr Naskrecki
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00427001 Cup Moth (Limacodidae) caterpillar with spines that can deliver an extremely painful sting, Virachey National Park, Cambodia© Piotr Naskrecki
Opuntia (Opuntia sp) cactus, Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona  -  Yva Momatiuk & John Eastcott
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00343697 Opuntia (Opuntia sp) cactus, Sonoran Desert National Monument, Arizona© Yva Momatiuk & John Eastcott
Katydid (Enyaliopsis transvaalensis) camouflaged against tree trunk, Costa Rica  -  Piotr Naskrecki
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00298368 Katydid (Enyaliopsis transvaalensis) camouflaged against tree trunk, Costa Rica© Piotr Naskrecki
Spiny Spider (Micrathena obtusospina) hanging from silk tread, Dominican Republic  -  Piotr Naskrecki
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00298208 Spiny Spider (Micrathena obtusospina) hanging from silk tread, Dominican Republic© Piotr Naskrecki
Spinybacked Orb-weaver Spider (Gasteracantha cancriformis) their abdomen, or opisthosoma, is heavily sclerotized and armed with hard spines possibly to protect against birds and lizards, Dominican Rep...  -  Piotr Naskrecki
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00298207 Spinybacked Orb-weaver Spider (Gasteracantha cancriformis) their abdomen, or opisthosoma, is heavily sclerotized and armed with hard spines possibly to protect against birds and lizards, Dominican Rep...© Piotr Naskrecki
Spinybacked Orb-weaver Spider (Gasteracantha cancriformis) their abdomen, or opisthosoma, is heavily sclerotized and armed with hard spines possibly to protect against birds and lizards, Solomon Islan...  -  Piotr Naskrecki
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00298205 Spinybacked Orb-weaver Spider (Gasteracantha cancriformis) their abdomen, or opisthosoma, is heavily sclerotized and armed with hard spines possibly to protect against birds and lizards, Solomon Islan...© Piotr Naskrecki
Brown-breasted Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus) detail of spines, Europe  -  Flip de Nooyer
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00282965 Brown-breasted Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus) detail of spines, Europe© Flip de Nooyer
Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) guard caste in defense and attack body posture, Bee Station at the Bavarian Julius-Maximilians-University of Wurzburg, Germany  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00241054 Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) guard caste in defense and attack body posture, Bee Station at the Bavarian Julius-Maximilians-University of Wurzburg, Germany© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) guard caste in defense and attack body posture, Bee Station at the Bavarian Julius-Maximilians-University of Wurzburg, Germany  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240970 Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) guard caste in defense and attack body posture, Bee Station at the Bavarian Julius-Maximilians-University of Wurzburg, Germany© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Tarantula (Pamphobeteus sp) flicks tiny barbed hairs from its abdomen in defense, native to South America  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240530 Tarantula (Pamphobeteus sp) flicks tiny barbed hairs from its abdomen in defense, native to South America© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) walking through shallow water, Hill Country, Texas  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240421 Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) walking through shallow water, Hill Country, Texas© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) sitting at the entrance to its burrow between the roots of a tree, Hill Country, Texas  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240418 Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) sitting at the entrance to its burrow between the roots of a tree, Hill Country, Texas© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) mother with her four week old baby, Texas  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240401 Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) mother with her four week old baby, Texas© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) two 10 day old male babies, Davis, Oklahoma  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240394 Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) two 10 day old male babies, Davis, Oklahoma© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) sniffing in flower-filled meadow, Hill Country, Texas  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240374 Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) sniffing in flower-filled meadow, Hill Country, Texas© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) on fallen log showing sharp claws that help it dig burrows and search for food, Hill Country, Texas  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240373 Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) on fallen log showing sharp claws that help it dig burrows and search for food, Hill Country, Texas© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) sitting at the entrance of its burrow on the bank of a small creek, Hill Country, Texas  -  Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
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00240372 Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) sitting at the entrance of its burrow on the bank of a small creek, Hill Country, Texas© Heidi & Hans-Juergen Koch
Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus) pair fighting for salt rights, male at left threatens female at right who lowers her rump in defense, Walton Goat Lick, Glacier National Park, Montana  -  Sumio Harada
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00236277 Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus) pair fighting for salt rights, male at left threatens female at right who lowers her rump in defense, Walton Goat Lick, Glacier National Park, Montana© Sumio Harada
Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil  -  Pete Oxford
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00216810 Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil© Pete Oxford
Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil  -  Pete Oxford
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00216750 Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil© Pete Oxford
Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil  -  Pete Oxford
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00216749 Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil© Pete Oxford
Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil  -  Pete Oxford
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00216748 Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil© Pete Oxford
Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil  -  Pete Oxford
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00216506 Brazilian Three-banded Armadillo (Tolypeutes tricinctus) rolls into a protective ball when threatened, endemic to Cerrado and Caatinga habitats, Brazil© Pete Oxford
Seven-banded Armadillo (Dasypus septemcinctus), Cerrado, Brazil  -  Pete Oxford
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00216474 Seven-banded Armadillo (Dasypus septemcinctus), Cerrado, Brazil© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210371 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210370 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210369 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210368 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210367 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210333 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210332 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210331 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210330 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India  -  Pete Oxford
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00210329 Spectacled Cobra (Naja naja) with hood flared in defense posture, Gujarat, India© Pete Oxford
Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis) portrait of a ram feeding  -  Mark Raycroft
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00169976 Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis) portrait of a ram feeding© Mark Raycroft
Leopard Sea Cucumber (Bohadschia argus) ejects mass of long white sticky tubules as a defense, Australia  -  Fred Bavendam
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00151879 Leopard Sea Cucumber (Bohadschia argus) ejects mass of long white sticky tubules as a defense, Australia© Fred Bavendam
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