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An East African clawed gecko (Holodactylus africanus) at Prague Zoo. This species eats mainly termites, the energy from which ends up being stored as fat in its tail. The Prague Zoo claims to have had the first documented captive breeding of this species.

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An East African clawed gecko (Holodactylus africanus) at Prague Zoo. This species eats mainly termites, the energy from which ends up being stored as fat in its tail. The Prague Zoo claims to have had the first documented captive breeding of this species.

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Formosan subterranean termites (Coptotermes formosanus) at the Audubon Insectarium in New Orleans.

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An unidentified termite queen at the Angkor Centre for Conservation of Biodiversity (ACCB) in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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An unidentified termite queen at the Angkor Centre for Conservation of Biodiversity (ACCB) in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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Pacific Rotten Wood Termite (Zootermopsis angusticollis) at the Cincinnati Zoo.

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Pacific Rotten Wood Termite (Zootermopsis angusticollis) at the Cincinnati Zoo.

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Workers of the eastern subterranean termite (Reticulitermes flavipes) at the Dallas Zoo.

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Termites are drawn in hordes to the light from a single candle in Madidi National Park, Bolivia.

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