Tabloid Sensationalism Aside, Lady Bugs Are Still Fascinating

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Despite headlines to the contrary in British tabloids this fall, harlequin ladybird beetles are not killing off native species by giving them a sexually transmitted fungal infection. “There have been stories mixing up various research findings into quite sensational headlines, which is a shame because these fungi and the…

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