Geocoris Bug Attacking a Freshly Hatched Tobacco Hornworm (image) Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology Share Print E-Mail Caption A predatory Geocoris bug attacks a freshly hatched tobacco hornworm (Manduca sexta) during the day. When attacked by caterpillars, tobacco leaves also produce (E)-α-bergamotene, which attracts the larvae's enemies. Credit André Kessler, Cornell University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.