Waiter, Is That an Endangered Fly in My Soup?
That fly zapper? Put it away. The next bug you swat may be on the endangered species list. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) lists 44 insects as either endangered or threatened. Here, a sampling of invertebrate species that may not be as cute as manatees or as mysterious as the ivory-billed woodpecker, but still warrant federal protection:
Copyright 2023 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.