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Did you know that golden tortoise beetles can be found on morning glory leaves and can change color, looking initially like tiny jewels, or golden ladybugs, but can alter the reflectivity of the cuticle so the outer layers become clear, revealing a ladybug type of red coloring with black spots. This color change is accomplished by microscopic valves controlling the moisture levels under the shell. Continue reading for more interesting (yet true) facts you might not have known about.



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This entry was posted on 01/25/2013 01:00am and is filed under Animals, Science .
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