14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Alien Katydid

The jungle is full of surprises, especially in the night. This beautiful and highly ornate katydid was one such surprise. This is a female with its ovipositor. Certainly looks like it dropped out of an alien ship.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2016
Date Uploaded: 12.2016
Photo Location: Peru
Camera: Canon EOS 6D
Copyright: © rajesh mohan