Latest Burying beetle Stories
Researchers at the University of Exeter have found that the probability of a burying beetle winning fights, for the small animal carcasses it needs, depends on a combination of early life experiences and the competition it faces as an adult.
Scientists discovered a new species of burying beetle, Nicrophorus efferens.
A new study by researchers at the University of Basel's Zoological Institute illustrates the complex nature of the relationship between parent and offspring, even among insects.
Most parents would hotly deny favouring one child over another but new research suggests they may have little choice in the matter.
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