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Unformatted text preview: Sampling an animal often causes its death. Animals more often use chemicals for offensive behavior. Examples Slugs and tobacco. Skunks, fire ants, beetles and scorpions that spray or sting Beetle Offense Poison Frog Skunk An animal can incorporate a toxin or defense mechanism from something it eats resulting in second-hand toxins, too. Nudibranchs eat cnidarians and the cnidarian nematocysts are used by the nudibranch. Monarch larvae get their alkaloid taste from the milkweeds on which they feed. Monarch on milkweed glycosides...
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