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Tiger leech

Haemadipsa picta


The jawed leech usually hangs on leaves of trees and hooks on unsuspecting victim. You can feel the bite and painful.


Thick Malaysian rainforest.

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Selangor, Malaysia

Spotted on May 17, 2014
Submitted on Jul 3, 2015

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