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2008-01-16 20:10:00

Researchers at University of California, Berkeley, have discovered the first example of fruit mimicry caused by a parasitic organism. The parasite causes its host, in this case an ant, to grow a bright red abdomen that resembles ripe berries.


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bowerly
  • Large; stout; burly.
The word 'bowerly' is an alteration of 'burly'.