Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Why Do Mexican Jumping Beans Jump?

Not actually a bean at all, the Mexican Jumping Bean is the seed pod of a shrub called Sebastiania pavoniana that has been implanted with larva from the Laspeyresia saltitans moth.

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(via Neatorama)

1 comment(s):

Nasreen Iqbal said...

That's a strange life cycle.