Leaf Katydid

Posted by Gavin Falck on Mon Jan 30, 2023 6:23 am

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This Leaf Katydid has just completed its last moult and emerged with a new set of wings.
Taken in my garden, George, Southern Cape, South Africa.

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by david fletcher on Mon Jan 30, 2023 7:16 am
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Super shot Gavin. Looking fresh and clean after its last moult.
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by Carol Clarke on Mon Jan 30, 2023 3:57 pm
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Nicely done to illustrate this part of their life cycle, Gavin!

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by Tom Whelan on Mon Jan 30, 2023 10:38 pm
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Lovely image, beautiful capture of the new wings and the shell of the last molt.

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by Cynthia Crawford on Wed Feb 01, 2023 5:00 pm
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Well seen! A beautiful emergence, and a nice illustration of the process.
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