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Mar 15, 2014 22:56 |  #1

A male roach trying to impress a female, I think. Epilamprine or near. Selangor, Malaysia.

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Roaches Courting Display IMG_6645 copy (external link) by Kurt (Hock Ping GUEK) orionmystery.blogspot.​com (external link), on Flickr

A mating pair of Handsome Fungus Beetle (Endomychidae - Eumorphus sp., possibly E. quadriguttatus - ID suggested by Michael Geiser). Selangor, Malaysia.
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A mating pair of Gnoma sp. longhorn beetles I spotted at night. Selangor, Malaysia.
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Giant female stick insect, approx. 10 inches long, and her tiny male partner. Night find, Selangor, Malaysia. Phobaeticus serratipes. ID credit: Azuan Aziz
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Mar 15, 2014 23:06 |  #2
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**shivers**

That last one... amazing an insect can be so large. :eek::eek:


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Mar 15, 2014 23:15 |  #3

simply WOW! great Shots never have I seen Walking Stick as Huge


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Mar 16, 2014 02:05 |  #4

Wonderful stuff Kurt- esp like the roach shot
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Mar 16, 2014 02:08 |  #5

Excellent work as always.


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Mar 16, 2014 10:09 |  #6

Awesome shots, Kurt.


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Mar 16, 2014 10:18 as a reply to  @ Ishrani's post |  #7

Dang. I didn't realize how big those stick insects were. Great shots. :)


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