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Lichen Katydid

Markia hystrix

Notes:

Here's an unrelated video from YouTube showing this particular species in action: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bHeiNTe6N...

1 Species ID Suggestions

Yasser
Yasser 9 years ago
Lichen Katydid
Markia hystrix Lichen Katydid


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51 Comments (1–25)

sanmiggums
sanmiggums 8 years ago

Holy cow that's huge

dotun55
dotun55 9 years ago

Incredible anthropod. It must be a very powerful camouflage out there in the wild

Uday
Uday 9 years ago

amazing!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Congratulations Rachelle, this awesome spotting is featured in the Project Noah today, which is on "Masters of Disguise"! http://blog.projectnoah.org/post/2990181...

Chantell
Chantell 9 years ago

CRAZY! Love it!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 9 years ago

Wow!!!! Fascinating!!!Congrats

@IngenieriaReal
@IngenieriaReal 9 years ago

wooooouu nunca habia visto un insecto como este!

AnnaBarone
AnnaBarone 9 years ago

Stranissimo ... mai visto !! wow ...

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 9 years ago

This is one of the coolest katydids I have ever seen!

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 9 years ago

Wow! What an amazing creature!

harsuame
harsuame 9 years ago

Grandioso que formas

SaNaSaNz
SaNaSaNz 9 years ago

Awesome spotting!

EsraMalakli
EsraMalakli 9 years ago

woooooow never seen such a thing

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 9 years ago

Unbelievable! Great spotting

Liam
Liam 9 years ago

Incredible!!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 9 years ago

Fantastic - it does look like lichen - congratulations !!

bayucca
bayucca 9 years ago

Please, update your other IDs...

bayucca
bayucca 9 years ago

Congrats! A wonderful and amazing creature!

Apple
Apple 9 years ago

This is a well deserved spotting of the day!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Congratulations Rachelle Smith

ulvalactuca77
ulvalactuca77 9 years ago

So COOL!!!!

misako
misako 9 years ago

cool!

PongWira
PongWira 9 years ago

Wowww. Amazing!

Chris Carille
Chris Carille 9 years ago

That katydid is wicked looking!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Congrats Rachelle. Well deserved.

RachelleSmith
Spotted by
RachelleSmith

Ciudad de Panamá, Panama

Spotted on Mar 3, 2012
Submitted on Mar 3, 2012

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