Females of giant water bug species glue eggs to their mates' backs via bodily secretions that act as a type of waterproof glue.

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"Using bodily secretions, the female [giant water bug] glues the eggs to her mate's back." (Crump 2005:52)

Headless Males Make Great Lovers: And Other Unusual Natural HistoriesUniversity of Chicago PressMay 1, 2007
Marty Crump

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