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Zombie Ants and Killer Fungus

nibbles2004 (761552) writes | more than 4 years ago

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nibbles2004 (761552) writes "An article in the guardian newspaper shows how parasitic fungi evolved the ability to control the creatures they infect ultimately leading the ant to it's death. The fungus control's the ant's movement's to a suitable leaf and cause's the ant to grip onto the leaf's central stem, allowing the fungus to spore which will allow more ant's to become infected."
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