Sticking around: Scientists explore parallel evolution in stick insects

Is evolution predictable and repeatable? That’s a question Utah State University scientist Zachariah Gompert set out to explore with colleagues using Timema cristianae, a rather short and stout, plant-eating stick insect found exclusively in southwestern California’s Santa Ynez Mountains.

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