Lizette van der Poel

Lizette van der Poel

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A Satanic Leaf-tailed Gecko (Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Madagascar)

image source Uroplatus phantasticus, the Baweng Satanic Leaf Gecko, is a species of gecko indigenous to the island of Madagascar. First described in 1888 by George Albert Boulenger, U. phantasticus is the smallest in.


The Common Potoo, Grey Potoo, Lesser Potoo or Poor-me-one, is a nocturnal bird which breeds in tropical Central and South America from Nicaragua to northern Argentina and northern Uruguay.

Picture of a rhino viper camouflaged in a pile of leaves in Cameroon

he element of surprise gives this rhino viper in Cameroon an edge over prey. Quick-kill venom finishes the job. Vipers provide valuable toxins, including those used in drugs for hypertension and heart disease and to control bleeding during surgery.

Die Natur erstaunt mich immer wieder, täglich neue Wunder

Atlas Moth (Attacus Atlas) ~ the tip of the moth's wing is camouflaged to resemble the head of a distinctive cobra snake. When disturbed, the Atlas moth falls to the ground and writhes about to complete the illusion.