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This Phasmid nymph was about 1.5 cm in length, black with a yellow design all over the body and legs. Because of the orange banded antennae and its propensity to curl up the tip of the abdomen, I believe this to be the nymph of Autolyca elena. A. elena is a relatively rare, large shiny black, wingless Phasmid in which the males curl the abdomen and look very much like a scorpion. There are no pictures of the nymphs. See spotting of adults http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/137....
Found climbing a wall at night in the same place in which I have seen the adults, semi-rural residential area, San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, 2,200 meters.