by Adam and Taha
All phasmids are camouflaged and they look like sticks or autumn leaves. The females look like a stick and males look like leaves . All females grow up to 12cm in length and males are smaller.
Phasmids live in places where the temperature is between 22-26 degrees. Almost all phasmids live in warm places and some live on the branches of Eucalyptus trees. Some phasmids live on Lord Howe Island.
Lord Howe Island
Phasmids eat oak,bramble, apple and rose leaves and a few species eat grass.
Phasmids lay their eggs from their tail.Females can lay up to about 400 eggs. The eggs can take between five months and three years to hatch.
This is a baby phasmid.
This is a video so you can learn more about phasmids. Please enjoy!