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Typophyllum morrisi, Finca Heimatlos, Ecuador  Ecuador,Ecuador 2021,Finca Heimatlos,Geotagged,South America,Spring,Typophyllum morrisi,World Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Extraordinary example of plant mimicry. Posted 4 months ago
    1. Agreed! Even things you might find on a worn leaf (bite marks, lichen, etc) are part of the mimicry. Posted 4 months ago
  2. Absolutely amazing Posted 4 months ago
    1. Glad you like it, Niel. Posted 4 months ago

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Typophyllum morrisi is one species in a genus of leaf-mimicking katydids (family Tettigoniidae). It is found in northwestern South America, at least Ecuador and Peru.

Similar species: Grasshoppers And Crickets
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Feb 13, 2022. Captured Nov 11, 2021 21:20 in 95J5+WP Parroquia Tarqui, Ecuador.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/16.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO64
  • 105mm