Caption: Camera zooms past adult Vietnamese stick insect (Medauroidea extradentata) to newly hatched nymph on rose plant. Stick insects undergo incomplete metamorphosis which involves three stages: egg, nymph, and adult. Nymphs resemble miniature adults in nearly every way. These large stick insects can reach 110 mm in length. They are indigenous to Vietnam and are found in tropical forests there.

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Keywords: animal, arthropod, camouflage, eating, feed, forest, incomplete, insect, insects, invertebrate, medauroidea extradentata, metamorphosis, mouthparts, nymph, palps, rose, stick, tropical, vietnamese stick insect, walking, zoology

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Vietnamese stick insect

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