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Macleay's Spectre by Entophile Macleay's Spectre by Entophile
photo Copyright to me, please don't use without my permission!

This is a giant thorny stick-mimic bug at the Tauranga Zoo, Sydney. We got to hold this lady, and she was SO awesome. I now want one.

...She also has thorns on her tummy, so she'd drag herself across your hand and make you wince. Unintentionally.

This is part of the Phasmid family of bugs!
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