Whats this bug?
Location: Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
April 9, 2012 11:58 am
I saw this bug while doing an unguided night walk in Cape Tribulation in Queensland, Australia in November.
All we are able to discern from your photo is that this is a newly metamorphosed Longhorned Orthopteran in the suborder Ensifera. It is hanging from the exuvia or cast off skin it shed to become a winged adult. It might be a Katydid. See the Brisbane Insect website for some possible species.