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Invasive Ladybug Thanks Its Parasite for Competitive Advantage

May 17th, 2013

Episode 105 of 579 episodes

Harlequin ladybirds carry a parasite that does not kill them--but does kill other ladybug species that attempt to eat the harlequin progeny. Sophie Bushwick reports