Pseudodiacantha cf. macklotti. Although perfectly camouflaged among lichens...
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Image #cld1802917
SpeciesPseudodiacantha cf. macklotti
LocalitySabah, Malaysia
DescriptionAlthough perfectly camouflaged among lichens when at rest, if a threat is detected this stick insect raises its butterfly-like wings as a warning to predators, whilst simultaneously emitting a strong chemical odor. 
Keywordsborneo | camouflage | defense | diapheromeridae | fauna | insect | phasmida | stick | walking

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