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Yellow Umbrella Stick Insect

Eurynecroscia nigrofasciata

Description:

Pic #1 - Female Pic #2 - Male This species is brightly coloured especially the wings and is very impressive when it flares up their wings in defensive posture. They are fondly called Yellow Umbrella Stick Insect due to the wings of the females.

Habitat:

Tropical forest.


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8 Comments

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 5 days ago

Thanks, @DrNamgyal, whether its an Umbrella or Fan, she is gorgeous :)

Yes, @Mark, one crazy gorgeous Phasmid indeed :D

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 days ago

That's one crazy phasmid.

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 6 days ago

Wow, Albert! It's name should be Yellow (Japanese) Fan Stick Insect! Great timing!

AlbertKang
AlbertKang a week ago

Thanks, @Roy Arun

Yes @Chun, should be similar to the pic you showed me previously.

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong a week ago

Same as the one I found in Tawau?

Roy Arun
Roy Arun a week ago

Stunning Shot...

AlbertKang
AlbertKang a week ago

Thank you, @ornithoptera80 :)

ornithoptera80
ornithoptera80 a week ago

Incredible spotting AlbertKang, and great pics(:

AlbertKang
Spotted by
AlbertKang

Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 5.34, Long: 116.90

Spotted on Feb 8, 2020
Submitted on Feb 14, 2020

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