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Plant’s “Call for Help” Brings Enemies, Too

When a caterpillar munches on a plant, its ‘call for help’ actually brings more guests to the table than expected, a new study says.

Vomiting Caterpillars Explained

No one’s likely to bug you if you vomit on them—just look at caterpillars of the large white butterfly Pieris brassicae.