Leaf-mimic katydid, "leaf insect", Typophyllum sp., Amazon rainforest, Loreto, Peru. Evolution
Contributor:Martin Shields / Alamy Stock Photo
File size:55.2 MB (1.3 MB Compressed download)
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Dimensions:3612 x 5340 px | 30.6 x 45.2 cm | 12 x 17.8 inches | 300dpi
This leaf-mimic katydid looks similar to the dead brown leaves on which it rests. It's body and wings include fake leaf veins, imitation moss and lichen spots and even fake caterpillar bite marks along the edge.