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Dead Leaf Mimetica/Katydid

Mimetica Sp.

Description:

I was going to push it out of the working table when I notice it was some kind of katydid?!

Notes:

Found information but need assistance to verify is it Katydid leaf mimic, Mimetica crenulata. Dead Leaf Mimetica, Mimetica mortuifolia.

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25 Comments (1–25)

Thank you, Juan DiTrani.
Do you have the link for Mimetic Animals? I have a couple of spotting I can place there.

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 7 years ago

Por favor considera incluir este Spot en la misión Mimetic Animals

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 7 years ago

Amazing spot!

Yes, thank you, RiekoS.

Thank you, surekha.

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Interesting.

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 7 years ago

Even i searched n failed to find you in Facebook Gilma !

surekha
surekha 7 years ago

Great spotting, Gilma!!

Thank you so much, Adarsha.

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 7 years ago

Leaf mimic Katydid too ! So many mimics in Nature :) Lovely series Gilma :)

Thank you, FaredinAliyevski.
I am so lucky, the creatures I take pictures of, come to my property due to the fact that I got a piece of land in the middle of no-where... : )

Thank you so much, Atul.

Thank you, Carol Snow Milne.
I do have a FB page, same name as here.
Thank you for asking.

FaredinAliyevski
FaredinAliyevski 7 years ago

Nice one Gilma, great job!

Atul
Atul 7 years ago

Awesome :)

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 7 years ago

Do you have a FB page? I would love to friend you.

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 7 years ago

Shaking my head in disbelief. I thought I had seen everything. So much more to see and learn. Wonderful! I love it!

Thank you, Marta RubioTexeira.

The MnMs
The MnMs 7 years ago

Excelent case of mimetism!

Thank you, LaurenZarate.
I have a few spottings of Mimic leaf here in PN, but the ID's are sketchy, any ideas?

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 years ago

Wonderful! Love this one.

Help! Found information but need assistance to verify, is it a
Katydid leaf mimic, Mimetica crenulata.
Dead Leaf Mimetica, Mimetica mortuifolia.
Dead Leaf Katydid, Mimetica sp.?

Thank you, CindyBinghamKeiser.

Absolutely incredible! Wonderful series, Gilma! I agree, it looks like a katydid.

Alfaro, Provincia Alajuela, Costa Rica

Spotted on Aug 24, 2013
Submitted on Aug 24, 2013

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