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Photograph of a new, light-mimicking cockroach Lucihormetica luckae in daylight and under fluorescent light. Notable are two luminescent lanterns and one minor asymmetrical lantern on the right side. The species is likely extinct — its only known habitat was destroyed by the eruption of Tungurahua in December 2010.

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May 28, 2013
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