• Reading Levels 1 - 5

Furry animal

In fact, it's a type of fungi called Cordyceps, growing on an insect's body.

Is this a new species of spider, snow-covered branches or maybe a light sculpture? Have a guess and discuss your ideas as a group!In fact, it's a type of fungi called Cordyceps, growing on an insect's body.

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