Leaf insect (Phyllium pulchrifolium). Rare Yellow form.
Rare yellow form.
This species consists of only females. Females lay unfertilized eggs that give rise to new females. Though the species is normally green, on rare occasions they may be yellow (like this specimen) or orange.
5” x 5” wood canvas panel.
Comes strung with picture wire for hanging.
Farmed specimen. Ordered from an entomological supply company.