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21 Stunning Caterpillars That Won't Leave You Grossed Out But In Awe

21 Stunning Caterpillars That Won't Leave You Grossed Out But In Awe

21 Stunning Caterpillars That Won't Leave You Grossed Out But In Awe - World's largest collection of cat memes and other animals

leaf insect Phyllium giganteum. The Walking Leaf Insect is one of the most remarkable leaf mimics in the animal kingdom. It occurs from Southeast Asia to Australia. Leaf insects use camouflage to take on the appearance of leaves. They can be as long as 7 inches.

Phyllium giganteum

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Lantern Bug (Pyrops pyrorhyncha) - DSC_4306 by nickybay, via Flickr

Lantern Bug (Pyrops pyrorhynchus) - DSC_4306

Pyrops pyrorhynchus (Donovan, 1800)

Dead leaf mantis (Deroplatys truncata) but really, he should be a member of Seal…

Dead Leaf Mantis - Deroplatys desiccata

Dead leaf mantis (Deroplatys truncata) but really, he should be a member of Seal…

In a Costa Rican topical rainforest, a hooded mantis has the same shape as a leaf. - photo from Caters News Agency

Can you find the 9 camouflaged bugs?

Stare at these pictures for long enough and you might just spot some clever creatures playing an impressive game of hide and seek.

Weevil - weevil, insect, beetle, bug by Dinah Wells

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Eugrapha inscripta

Eugrapha inscripta

(link) Most Bugs are Good Bugs!  Most Garden Visitors — More Than 95% — Are Either Beneficial or Benign. ~ The decomposers: These are the Rodney Dangerfields of the garden – they don't get no respect. Centipedes, sow bugs & ground beetles break down organic matter, helping release the nutrients to garden plants & keep us from becoming buried under mountains of fallen leaves.  ***PIC: Sow Bug (aka: Roly Poly Bug / Pill Bug / Potato Bug / Woodlice) ~~~ READ article, very informative & helpful!

Beneficial Bugs: Gardener's Supply

Gardener's Supply -- Most garden visitors -- more than 95 percent -- are either beneficial or benign.

Praying Mantis in The Gambia | I think that this might be a … | Flickr

Praying Mantis in The Gambia

I think that this might be a Spiny Flower Mantis. Can anyone help to ID it please? What amazing colours! We have just returned from another trip to The Gambia. This time we also had an adventure: we did a thousand mile round trip along the length of The Gambia and into Senegal for a week.

Eupholus magnificus Papua Insects Foundation (Coleoptera/Curculionidae) I had to google these to make sure they were real. OMGoodness - they are real!

SHARING 65 INSPIRING BEAUTIFUL WILD ANIMALS!!!

Eupholus magnificus Papua Insects Foundation (Coleoptera/Curculionidae) I had to google these to make sure they were real. OMGoodness - they are real!

Eudicella euthalia Bates, 1881-(Scarabaeidae) Congo D.R., Kivu, II.2002

М.Э. Смирнов - фотографии экзотических пластинчатоусых (Scarabaeidae)