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Cicada Shell. We have shells in our tree.

Mantidfly (Mantispa sp.) Just look at those kaleidoscope eyes! There are over 400 species of these net-winged insects worldwide, and while they do bear a striking resemblance to Praying Manti, they are actually more closely related to lacewings.

The male Funnel Web Spider is five times deadlier than the female. The spider grips its victim and stabs repeatedly with hardened fangs that can pierce a human fingernail!

A Green Grocer cicada drying its wings in the sun after shedding its shell (Image: Australian Museum)

For some reason cicada's buzzing in the trees makes me feel at peace.