Mysterious 'glow worm' discovered in the Peruvian rainforest

November 20, 2014 2:58 PM

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Mysterious 'glow worm' discovered in the Peruvian rainforest

A mysterious glowing worm has been discovered lighting up the soil in the Peruvian rainforest.

The strange glow worms, which are thought to be the larval stage of an as-yet-unidentified species of beetle, may use their phosphorescence to lure unsuspecting flies and ants into their waiting, open jaws.

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