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Capuchins use insect repellent ...

Capuchins in Venezuela suffer with insect infestations from botfly larva. However in order to defend themselves against the attack, they search branches and termite mounds for a specific species of the Millipede, that contains benzoquinones that acts as a insect repellent. 22 more words

We Grow Where We're Planted; or, Don't Blame the Soil

By Matthew Janeczko, OFM Cap.

“Capuchins grow where they are planted.”

- Father Bertin Roll

The image above gets it wrong.  Fr. Bertin had it right, not just for Capuchins, but for all of us. 518 more words

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