Clothes moth on surface
Not guilty? It looks a bit sheepish. Photo: Olaf Leillinger

Forensic entomology is not for the faint-hearted. While insect-related evidence has been known to be used in the odd civil case, for the most part, it’s about creating a narrative around human death, often in grisly circumstances, based on insect feeding and reproduction on, in and around cadavers.

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Gary Hartley

Writer of different things. Come for the insects, stay for the odd literary works, or vice versa. @garyfromleeds https://medium.com/insectsandthat

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