Investigates molted light on how African insects survive droughts through self-drying – Phys.Org

Researchers shed light on how African insects survive droughts through self-drying
Phys.Org
The Polypedilum vanderplanki is a non-biting insect found in sub-arid regions of Africa such as northern Nigeria and Uganda. Like the common moth, its larvae live in drying puddles. To survive under such conditions, they are capable of entering a state