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Assassin Bug vs. Vampire Bat | National Geographic

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  1. Just after hatching, assassin bug nymphs must find a vertebrate and suck its blood. 00:23

  2. Watch an assassin bug nymph fill its abdomen with a vampire bat's blood: 00:51

  3. Adult assassin bugs have been observed sucking the blood of small bats. 01:15