Leaf insects are usually green in color, to blend in nicely with the leaves. Occasionally yellow or red individuals are born which blend equally well, given their striking resemblance to dead leaves. Over the years, breeders have increasingly selected these rare forms that can be easily observed today.

origin: Indonesia
environment: Forest
sleep-wake: Diurnal and nocturnal
average lifespan: 1 year
dimensions: 10 cm