“Few can resist the allure of a beautiful rose, but some wasps outdo even the most ardent flower lover. Presented with the right specimen, a male orchid dupe wasp ejaculates right on the petals.”
“The orchids that caused the most extreme behaviour – pollination with ejaculation – have the highest pollination rate of any known sexually deceptive orchid. I think ejaculation is just a side effect of having an extremely compelling orchid.” ~
Anne Gaskett, Macquarie University, Sydney.
These wasps and orchids have a fascinating relationship – visit the article to discover more (including the interesting fact that the female wasps can produce offspring without mating… but only males). There’s a video there too, showing the male being fooled by the orchid.