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December 16th, 2014

Bird Pretends to be Caterpillar [Dec. 16th, 2014|05:31 pm]
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A recent study published in the journal American Naturalist, describes how the Cinereous Mourner (Laniocera hypopyrra) chick is covered with bright orange and speckled down-feathers… and how the bird uses those feathers to imitate a poisonous caterpillar. 
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