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Mimétisme

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Mimétisme

Description

Panarthropoda,
Phylum Arthropoda
Subphylum Hexapoda
Class Insecta
Phasmatodea

Mimicry phenomenon is illustrated in Insecta Phasmatodea. Very complex forms and colorations can be observed which confer to the animals aspect of dry leaves, twigs, lichens, stones, bark, etc., with even surprising mimetic results.


Format


image/jpeg (1020.95 kB)
wallchart

Subject


• Tavola didattica

Object languages:

French

Sources


• Complesso di Biologia e Biomedicina - esposizione

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