Image: Female Lord Howe Island Stick-insect

Female Lord Howe Island Stick-insect

Sometimes described as the rarest insect in the world, the Lord Howe Island stick-insect is now the subject of a captive breeding program.

Photographer:
Matthew Bulbert
Rights:
© Australian Museum

Additional information

Female from the extinct Lord Howe Island population, Registration no. K.38459

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Tags Conservation, Lord Howe Island, Stick insect,