Enormous Stick Insect, Thought Extinct, is Rediscovered
This story is both amazing and inspiring – an enormous stick-insect, considered extinct since the 1960s, has a fascinating story of re-discovery and hope for the future.
Read the story by NPR writer Robert Krulwich HERE or click on the image of the INSANELY GIGANTOR insects to read!!
Posted on May 30, 2013, in Biology/Ecology, Fauna and tagged Ball's Pyramid, biology, breeding, conservation, Dryococelus australis, exoskeleton, extinct, giant, insect, insects, Lord Howe, naturalist, nature, stick, tree lobster, wildlife, zoo. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Enormous Stick Insect, Thought Extinct, is Rediscovered.