Search results for "phasmids"

  • Phantom Phasmids

    The Lord Howe Island Phasmid or Land Lobster, Dryococelus australis, may be the rarest insect in the world and is possibly also the rarest invertebrate.

  • Discovering phasmids at the Australian Museum

     

  • Stick insect

     

  • Leaf and Stick Insects: Order Phasmatodea

    Phasmids are insects that eat leaves and resemble leaves or sticks. 

  • Sticky Situation

    On a street post in Darlinghurst a young female Titan Stick Insect, measuring 21cm in total, was found and taken to the Australian Museum. The insect must have become separated from its gumtree, unable to fly it wandered to the nearest structure and climbed to the top. This is a tail I have heard more than a few times this Spring.

  • A Sticky Situation

    On a street post in Darlinghurst a young female Titan Stick Insect, measuring 21cm in total, was found and taken to the Australian Museum. The insect must have become separated from its gumtree, unable to fly it wandered to the nearest structure and climbed to the top. This is a tail I have heard more than a few times this Spring.

  • Stick insect, feeding

     

  • Wildlife Photography for Beginners

    This inspiring hands-on workshop featuring live animal models will guide you through the basics of nature photography.

  • Wildlife Photography for Enthusiasts

    This inspiring hands-on workshop offer practical strategies for enhancing your nature photography skills.

  • Live displays in My Photo Studio

    From December 2010 the following live invertebrates were displayed in 'My Photo Studio', giving visitors the opportunity to take their own wildlife photos and take advice from the experts.

  • Giant Tortoise Sectioned

    The Australian Museum Trust minutes are a continuing source of wonder.