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Image #cld1723875
LocalitySarawak, Malaysia
DescriptionWith delicate precision, a female leaf katydid (Phyllomimini) uses her blade-like ovipositor to open a slit in the stem of a wild ginger where she will insert her eggs. The young, like miniature versions of their mother but without wings, will disperse soon after hatching. 
Keywordsborneo | egg | fauna | female | insect | katydid | kubah | laying | orthoptera | tettigoniidae


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