Image of Giant Leaf Insect (Phyllium giganteum).

Giant Leaf Insect (Phyllium giganteum).


These are the largest species of Leaf Insect in the world. Those found in the wild tend to be mostly females and the first male of this species was not found until 1994. In captivity, the species has primarily been observed to reproduce through parthenogenesis; meaning the females are asexual.

6" x 6" wood canvas panel.
Comes strung with picture wire for hanging.

Farmed specimen. Ordered from an entomological supply company.

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