Bugs in Borneo

We all know about the AMAZING Borneo ecosystem. That also means that the island (and especially the rainforest area) is full of insects!

Here’s a few of the “sweet little monsters” we saw during our hikes.
(I’ll be talking about the famous leeches in another blog post!)

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The beautiful but horrible hammerhead worm

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A very common tractor millipede

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Don’t let these bite you! They’ll give you a high fever. / Näiden satajalkaisten puremista voi joutua pariksi viikoksi sairaalaan!

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Want one of these in your bed? // Eikö olisikin ihanaa saada tällainen unikaveri?

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A huge tarantula! / Tarantella, kaikkien lemppari!

Borneon saari on tunnettu uskomattomasta ekosysteemistään, mutta senhän me kaikki jo tiesimme. Turhat löpinät siis pois, tässä on (vain) murto-osa Borneon pikkuhirviöistä!

(Ja iilimadoista kerron sitten ihan erikseen, hihii)

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