Theopompa borneana. Superbly adapted for its specific...
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Image #cld1928298
SpeciesTheopompa borneana
LocalitySabah, Malaysia
DescriptionSuperbly adapted for its specific microhabitat, this Bornean bark mantis (Theopompa borneana) blends almost seamlessly with the tree where it lives. These efficient predators hunt for insects on the sides of trees using their superb vision, speed, and spiny raptorial front legs. 
Keywordsborneo | camouflage | dictyoptera | fauna | insect | liturgusidae | mantid | mantis | mantodea | praying

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