In the world of insects Gorbatka differ for its amazing looks

Their humps located antennas, horns and sting: the world of insects Gorbatka differ for its amazing looks. Until now, researchers were confident that they were able to unravel the mystery of the strange forms, but now this statement is turned on its head.

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1. Bocydium: This Gorbatka resembles a surreal work.

2. Gigantorhabdus enderleini: you'd think the insect on the back of two spoons.

3. Cyphonia clavata: this specimen looks as if it has an ant on the back. Perhaps to be confusing his enemies.

4. Unidentified Gorbatka: function shapeless hump on his back remains a mystery to scientists.

5. Anchistrotus: The build-up on the back is needed, perhaps, to an insect look larger.

6. Gorbatka: cape, with its delicate arteries, looks like real wings.

7. This Gorbatka looks like a wasp, but not dangerous.

8. Another representative of the unknown. It really looks like a hump on the wings.

9. Cladonota: due to the load on the back, Gorbatka rather jump than fly.

10. Oeda: its build-up is likely to mask.

11. More than three thousand. Gorbatok known. Probably twice, has not yet opened.

12. Heteronotus: insect, like a horror movie.

13. This is Gorbatka magnificent horns ...

14. ... And this looks like a mushroom.

15. This instance can easily masquerade as a sheet.

16. Due to the carapace on the back, it looks like a beetle Gorbatka ...

17. ... ethane like an autumn leaf ...

18. ... and ethane as the zhuk- rhinoceros.

19. Unidentified Gorbatka. Perhaps the horns are important when choosing a partner.

20. Another representative of the unknown, and his back reminiscent of the wings of an insect.

21. Here, the build-up on the back gives a very different form of the insect.

22. Balbonota: looks like a miniature pile of manure.

23. Unknown Gorbatka. Her build-up on the back, looks like a wing.

24. And here it looks like a red leaf.

25. Scientists can only guess why this is a long build-up.

26. This Gorbatko can also be easily confused with the beetle.

27. This insect is very inconspicuous compared to his relatives.



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