29 August 2013

• Fish Grow Fake Eyes to Trick Predators

“For decades scientists have debated whether false eyespots, or dark circular marks on less vulnerable regions of the bodies of prey animals, played an important role in protecting them from predators – or were simply a fortuitous evolutionary accident.

”The CoECRS team has found the first clear evidence that fish can change the size of both the misleading spot and their real eye to maximise their chances of survival when under threat.”

Read the full article at this link: ZeeNewsIndia.com

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