Leaf insect

Description
This female leaf insect was probably collected in India. Her green, flattened body and delicate wings make her look just like a leaf.
Accession Loan No.
89/1999/3
Collection Class
Arthropods
Common Name
leaf insect
Simple Name
insect: leaf insect: pinned
Full Name
INSECTA: PHASMIDA: Phyllium scythe Gray: walking leaves
Family Group

Collection Country
India
Collection Area Region
South Asia
Collection Continent
Asia
Phylum
ARTHROPODA
Family
PHASMATIDAE
Genus
Phyllium
Species
scythe

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