thedandyunderworld: Caddisfly larvae build protective cases using materials found in their environment. Artist Hubert Duprat supplied them with gold leaf and precious stones. This is what they created. Neat.
Nicrophorus humator, Sexton Beetle-with their large club-like antennae they can detect a dead animal from long distance. they cover their find and using anti-fungal secretions slow the smell of rotting flesh keeping other predators from the discovery.