Leafy camouflage.

Like a church bell, a coffin, and a vat of melted chocolate, a supply closet is rarely a comfortable place to hide.

– Lemony Snicket, The Blank Book

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No need for an uncomfortable supply closet here!

Isn’t nature incredible?

(Photo taken at the Forestry Farm Park and Zoo in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, July 2014). 

29 comments

    • It really is! I read somewhere that in the wild, leaf insects even flutter their wings just a little bit to mimic leaves blowing in the wind. Amazing. This little guy stayed very still the whole time we watched him.

  1. Pure artistry! We found one this fall on a tree trunk, just by chance (I was collecting Maianthemum) – perfect blended in!

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