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Unprecedented Role Reversal: Ground Beetle Larvae Lure Amphibians and Prey Upon Them


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Biological evolution is amazing.

 

Usually it's the frog that catches the unsuspecting bug for a tasty snack, but in an unprecedented predator-prey role reversal, a certain group of ground beetle larvae are able to lure their amphibious would-be predators and consume them with almost 100% success.

 

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/09/110921172838.htm

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