|Fresh from BoingBoing
||[Dec. 5th, 2008|05:54 pm]
The rich man's stick insect, better known as the various leaf-mimicking arthropods and frogs, have adapted to their natural leaf and leaf-litter habitats in a really awesome way. Their exoskeletons - or skin, for the frogs - resemble fresh, fallen, and dead leaves, winning them the gold medal in the Camouflage Olympics.
Original article is HERE. Just a warning: although they're all .jpg's, they are all fairly big images.
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