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11 amazing examples of insect camouflage

Leaf Katydid

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Leaf katydid

The camouflage of this leaf katydid is so accurate that it even mimics a leaf's blemishes. Katydids are also often called "bush crickets," but unlike their cricket and grasshopper cousins, both males and females rub their wings together to sing to each other.