Insects: Caterpillar

By Casey Grenier

May 23, 2010

Category: Uncategorized

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I found this guy crawling around Rewa EcoLodge, but I wouldn't dare touch what looks like a fuzzy little guy. Many caterpillars are poisonous. This is from the constant back and forth of adaptive mutations between different caterpillars and the different plants that they eat. They evolve together, reacting to the plants poisons, and the plant reacting to the caterpillars poisons.

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