The Walking Leaf
#1 Despite the clever disguise, the outline of the leaf insect is obvious!
#2 The body bears a perfect resemblance to a leaf
#3 Due to the weight of the abdomen, the rear is often flapped up. This picture had been rotated 180 degrees for viewing comfort
#4 Oh yeah face to face!
#5 Side view of the walking leaf
#6 At different angles, it might be almost impossible to spot it!
#7 Going closer! This Leaf Insect is actually a Stick Insect (Phasmatodea)
#8 All ready to party!!
#9 It is most comfortable when dangling upside down
#10 Started playing with my flashes
#11 This was the acrobatic pose when it was found
#12 Truly a leaf..!!
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