“Aeroplankton (or aerial plankton) is the term used to describe the tiny lifeforms which float and drift in the air, carried by the current of the wind; it is the atmospheric analogue to oceanic plankton.” (Thanks, Wikipedia!)

You know what falls into this category? Aphids!


A distant cousin of the Rodamaur.


Facing such formidable body armor, plants and leafy growths everywhere cower in fear!


It is always watching you!


And smacking its fearsome jaws.

Let’s recap: Deadly, tiny, and carried in the wind! Ah!

Lucky for us it’s an herbivore.

A Pestilent Haiku:

The summer breezes.

Carry me to you in droves.

Hide your tomatoes!


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