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Unidentified at suppressed - 15 May 2024
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Identification history

Acrophylla titan 17 May 2024 Curiosity
Tenodera australasiae 15 May 2024 CarbonAI
Archimantis latistyla 15 May 2024 Freebird

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4 comments

Curiosity wrote:
   17 May 2024
@Freebird, you have photographed a large stick insect. I'm just not positive as to species. It does resemble a stick mantis but doesn't have the triangular head of praying mantises.
Freebird wrote:
   17 May 2024
@Curiosity , thanks for the feedback. I'm not sure the exact name of this species. When I typed "Stick Insect" three options dropped down in the menu, so I chose the one which sounded right.
Curiosity wrote:
   18 May 2024
Hi @Freebird. Thank you for your explanation. When you know the type of insect, as you did here, you might try using the list of categories to select a species. Within 'Insects' there is a separate category for 'Stick Insects'.
Freebird wrote:
   18 May 2024
Thanks @Curiosity

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Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 15 May 2024 07:54 PM Recorded on
  • Freebird Recorded by

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  • 50mm or larger Animal size
  • Unknown Gender
  • Alive / healthy Animal health

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