LEWIS HOUGHTON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY LEWIS HOUGHTON / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
MODEL RELEASED. Biology lesson. Pupil holding a giant hissing cockroach (Gromphadorhina portentosa) in her hand. This wingless insect is a popular pet and school exhibit. It measures up to nine centimetres in length and makes a hissing sound by expelling air from holes (spiracles) in its abdomen. It is native to the rainforests of Madagascar.
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