Thursday, December 8, 2011

G-D's Greatest Miracles! Lizards that resemble a leaf and other camouflage experts!

Stare at these pictures for long enough and you might just spot some clever creatures playing the ultimate game of hide and seek.
This Satanic Leaf-tailed Gecko is barely visible against the leaves in the Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Madagascar.
These amazing animals are true masters at blending effortlessly into their environment as a means of survival in the natural world.
Blending in: This Satanic Leaf-tailed Gecko hides from predators in Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Madagascar, or is it just a leaf?

Nothing to see here: A  Toad hides among dead leaves in Amacayacu National Park, Colombia

A Speckled Sanddab blends perfectly with the pebbled ocean floor
A Righteye Flounder camouflages himself on the ocean floor

This Peppered Moth has found the perfect hiding place on a rock

A Vietnamese Mossy Frog is perfectly adapted to his surroundings
The Great Potoo hides in a tree in Brazil as it searches for food
A Katydid blends into foliage in Costa Rica

This Mossy Leaf-tailed Gecko is a master of disguise in Montagne dAmbre National Park, Madagascar

This Sandhopper protects itself by covering red sand all over its body in the desert

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

i tell my kids all the time that science and nature are truly HaShem's gifts.