Stu Linfield
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eyeofscience.de The caterpillars of the spread throughout Europe Bläulings ( Polyommatus spec. ) Are reinforced to protect against predators densely bristled. Many Bluebird caterpillars live myrmekophil that means in symbiosis with ants. This offer them protection against parasites and predators and received in return additional nourishment from secretions from special glands of the skin of the caterpillar.  Scanning electron microscope, magnification 400: 1

eyeofscience.de The caterpillars of the spread throughout Europe Bläulings ( Polyommatus spec. ) Are reinforced to protect against predators densely bristled. Many Bluebird caterpillars live myrmekophil that means in symbiosis with ants. This offer them protection against parasites and predators and received in return additional nourishment from secretions from special glands of the skin of the caterpillar. Scanning electron microscope, magnification 400: 1

cicada leaving it's old shell...it's wings are rolled for the first few minutes till they unfurl and dry...it's fascinating to watch the process

cicada leaving it's old shell...it's wings are rolled for the first few minutes till they unfurl and dry...it's fascinating to watch the process