FLAVA - Glow worm
Common name: Glow Worm
Taxonomy: Arachnocampa flava
Level: BASE | Form: PREDATOR
Status: COMMON | BiOME: MOUNTAIN
Overcomes: Fire | Drought
FLAVA hangs from his cave roof in a silky web made of mucus, and hangs long, thin ‘snare’ lines below him to catch his unsuspecting prey. Using his GLOWSNARE power, he lights up his bioluminescent tail and draws insects in, at which point they are caught in the sticky lines!
Once her prey is caught with her GLOWSNARE, she quickly uses SPEEDDRAW to pull them in for a feast. FLAVA rapidly retracts the line with the prey attached, moving it at about 2mm per second
FLAVA must be wary of his conspecific larvae, as when food is scarce he is in danger of being eaten by one of his own!
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