Limb Regeneration in Lady Beetles: Product of Selection or Developmental Byproduct?

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Researchers studying the ability of several lady beetle species to regrow detached limbs during their pupal stage say the trait may be linked to genes that offer survival advantages when activated, but more research is needed.

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