Acoustic Mimicry by Caterpillars

This was first noted by @eraskin on the Caterpillars of Eastern North America project, and I thought that it would be of interest to this group --

Check out this cool story from Scientific American about an aspect of caterpillar behavior that many of us may have never thought about: the sounds they produce. Want more details? The research described appears to build upon the scientist's University of Montana undergraduate thesis.

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Posted on September 03, 2017 04:41 PM by dkaposi dkaposi | 1 comments | Leave a comment
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This project collects observations of moths in Ontario. The Toronto Entomologists' Association has been collecting observations in the province since 1970 and recently launched an online atlas of moth phenology and distribution.

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