Written by: Dr. Biology

Winner: Candiate 008

In 2012 the public has decided. Congratulations Orthoptera, you have earned your 008 status.

2012 Ugly Bug Contest results graph

Somewhere in a classified underground location a meeting takes place between Her Majesty The Queen and the Chief of the British Secret Service MI6 division. It is a brief, but important discussion that will impact the future of one special insect. Winning the Ugly Bug Contest is crucial step in becoming an agent with a "00" status, which is considered the secret service's most elite.

Click on the images to uncover their identities. Note: 007 is on a top secret mission so its identity must remain anonymous.

2012 Contestants

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  • Article: Ugly Bug Contest 2012
  • Author(s): Dr. Biology
  • Publisher: Arizona State University School of Life Sciences Ask A Biologist
  • Site name: ASU - Ask A Biologist
  • Date published: September 21, 2012
  • Date accessed: September 19, 2020
  • Link: https://askabiologist.asu.edu/activities/ubc/archive/2012

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Dr. Biology. (2012, September 21). Ugly Bug Contest 2012. ASU - Ask A Biologist. Retrieved September 19, 2020 from https://askabiologist.asu.edu/activities/ubc/archive/2012

American Psychological Association. For more info, see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/

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Dr. Biology. "Ugly Bug Contest 2012". ASU - Ask A Biologist. 21 September, 2012. https://askabiologist.asu.edu/activities/ubc/archive/2012

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Dr. Biology. "Ugly Bug Contest 2012". ASU - Ask A Biologist. 21 Sep 2012. ASU - Ask A Biologist, Web. 19 Sep 2020. https://askabiologist.asu.edu/activities/ubc/archive/2012

Modern Language Association, 7th Ed. For more info, see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/08/

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