Gorgeous Footage Of A Lichen Katydid’s Amazing Camouflage

David Weiller a talented wildlife photographer has captured absolutely gorgeous footage of a beautiful markia hystrix, better known as a lichen katydid as it delicately walked along the branch of a tree covered in the distinctive white filamentous lichen.

See for yourself as this gorgeously detailed creature leisurely travels a length of it’s namesake model, it’s hard to even tell where lichen ends and insect begins.