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Caterpillar communication evolved from walking

January 24th, 2013

Watch how the masked birch caterpillar defends its leaf shelter. New research shows that the noisy, bottom-scraping display you see here evolved from walking. The finding has implications for the evolution of animal communication in many species. Read the original research here http://www.nature.com/ncomms/journal/v1/n1/full/ncomms1002.html

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