Some articles on stick insects, stick insect:
... Many stick insects are easy to care for in captivity ... The most commonly kept, the Indian (or laboratory) stick insect, Carausius morosus, requires a tall (25 cm or more) vivarium (even a jar with a few holes punched in the top), some bramble ... Indian stick insects are almost all female, with only a few half-males (gynandromorphs), and these are not needed for reproduction ...
... Praying mantids and stick insects of Australia are mainly found in small mantis colonies and some large stick insect colonies although the largest of all phasmids (stick insects) is the great brown ...
Famous quotes containing the words insects and/or stick:
“Our treasure lies in the beehive of our knowledge. We are perpetually on the way thither, being by nature winged insects and honey gatherers of the mind.”
—Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900)
how do you grow?
Little steel wings
that stick into me.
that stick into me.”
—Anne Sexton (19281974)