Prey Mantis

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Praying Mantis Discover 9 of the most absurd-looking mantis species Strange patterns and odd shapes make these mantises stand out even as they blend in. Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Cute Animals, Baby Animals, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Mantis Religiosa

9 of the Most Absurd-Looking Mantis Species

Strange patterns and odd shapes make these mantises stand out — even as they blend in.

pogosticks: “ Leaf Mantis (Deroplatys trigonodera) by Anton Skrn ” Oh my god its SO PRECIOUS Weird Insects, Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Reptiles, Mantis Religiosa

Leaf Mantis

Leaf Mantis (Deroplatys trigonodera) - Danum Valley, Malaysia Playing catch up with some more shots from Borneo. I came across this leaf mantis one night as I was hiking through the jungle. One of the more amazing mantids I have ever come across, with fantastic camouflage and quite large as well. I am unsure as to the exact species, if anyone knows please let me know.

In a Costa Rican tropical rainforest, a hooded mantis has the same shape as a leaf. - photo from Caters News Agency Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Cool Bugs, Fotografia Macro, A Bug's Life, Praying Mantis, Weird Creatures

Can you find the 9 camouflaged bugs?

Stare at these pictures for long enough and you might just spot some clever creatures playing an impressive game of hide and seek.

The Dead Leaf Mantis, Deroplatys Truncata, is a common name given to various species of Praying Mantis that mimic dead leaves. It is most often used in reference to species within genus Deroplatys because of their popularity as exotic pets. Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Weird Creatures, All Gods Creatures, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Cool Bugs

Dead Leaf Mantis - Deroplatys desiccata

Dead leaf mantis (Deroplatys truncata) . Blends in perfectly.

The Ghost mantis mimics withered leaves by its dark body covered in leaf-like… Cool Insects, Bugs And Insects, Beautiful Bugs, Amazing Nature, Beautiful Pictures, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Adorable Animals, Camouflage

Camouflage Photography in the Animal World: 50 Astonishing Photos.

Nature’s Best Camouflage-Sea Dragon. Camouflage Lizard Hidden Shrimp Grasshopper – Master of Camouflage Clothing Camouflage Perfect Camouflage Nature’s Camouflage Camouflage Brownish Frog Camouflaged Leaf-tailed Gecko Camouflaged Rock Grasshopper Bark Hopper Camouflage Camouflaged Spider, Montagne d’Ambre, Madagascar False Leaf Katydid, BCI, Panama Remarkable Leaf Texture Mimicry Bark Bug, Peruvian Amazon Bark Katydid Nymph, Camouflaged Yellow Camouflage Camouflage Camouflage Fish Sole…

Baby praying mantises freshly hatched from their egg case (ootheca). Unfortunately, the photographer inverted the photo (for effect?) so these are all upside down. Nature Images, Nature Photos, Grasshoppers, A Bug's Life, Praying Mantis, Beautiful Bugs, Insect Art, Prehistoric Creatures, Bugs And Insects

Praying Mantis Tower by Nordin Seruyan

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