Manage episode 223979086 series 1290491
Horsehair worms are easy to find. They are fascinating and harmless. Keep your eyes open when you are near water. Bill found one crawling out of a grasshopper.
Our sources for this episode include:
- Horsehair Worms (https://entomology.ca.uky.edu/files/efpdf3/ef613.pdf)
- Iowa State Horsehair Worms (https://hortnews.extension.iastate.edu/horsehair-worm)
- Wild Fact #752 – Bad Company – Nematomorpha (http://www.wild-facts.com/2010/wild-fact-752-bad-company-nematomorpha/)
- Zombie Fungus Enslaves Only Its Favorite Ant Brains (https://www.livescience.com/47751-zombie-fungus-picky-about-ant-brains.html)