David Kirkpatrick

December 7, 2008

Leaf-imitating creatures

Filed under: et.al., Media, Science — Tags: , , , , , , — David Kirkpatrick @ 2:38 am

This site is astounding. I’ve seen bits and pieces of these insects, frogs, fish, etc., that imitate leaves for camouflage, but this is one awesome clearinghouse of YouTube clips and photos.

Thanks much to Buck Denton for putting this together. Do check the whole thing out.

Here’s a leaf mantis:

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(via boing boing)

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