A female tropical leaf-mimicking Katydid, (Mimetica) illustrates the incredible degree to which some rainforest insects have evolved to blend in with their surroundings. This species has fake decay marks and false spots of lichens and moss, Rainforest, Costa Rica.
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A female tropical leaf-mimicking Katydid, (Mimetica) illustrates the incredible degree to which some rainforest insects have evolved to blend in with their surroundings. This species has fake decay marks and false spots of lichens and moss, Rainforest, Costa Rica.

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Photographer: James L. Castner
Source: Visuals Unlimited, Inc.
Date: 25 Jan 2010
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Credit: Dr. James L. Castner/Visuals Unlimited, Inc.
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