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Photos of invertebrates in Madagascar [updated 2013-02-13]


Chameleons of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Herps of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Lemurs of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Madagascar - 18-month calendar

Madagascar Calendar - 12-month calendar

Madagascar Calendar II - 12 months by mongabay

Wildlife of Madagascar - 12-month calendar

Budget Calendars

Translucent spider with turquoise, green, and yellow parts

Unidentified Dragonfly

Red millipede in Madagascar

Green spider on a white flower


Giant orb spider in Madagascar


Mating bugs


Ants devouring a fetus

Orange planthopper

Orange and blue beetle


Mass of yellow, black and white caterpillars

Red and orange Galerucinae Leaf Beetle

Light yellow leafhopper

Reduviidae bug subfamily Eseminae (not a mantid)

Orange planthopper


Pink and orange spider


Red millipeded with red feet


Helicophanta farafanganensis land snail, which eats moss and fungi and is hunted by the short-legged ground roller

Green insect

Orb spider


Giraffe weevil (Trachelophorus giraffa)

Malagasy flatid bug (Phromnia rosea) in its nymph stage

Yellow wasps

Hissing cockroach in Madagascar

Polybothris Jewel beetle (family Buprestidae)


Black moth with a pair of orange spots


Multicolored spider

Shield bug

Phromnia rosea (adult) (Isalo)

Shield bug

Red dragonfly

Stick insect

Orange moth



Black and yellow cricket


Green mantid

Cricket with light blue markings

Red and orange Galerucinae Leaf Beetle

Green grasshopper

Green mantid



Spittle bug

White and gray butterfly with an orange head


Malagasy flatid bug (Phromnia rosea) in its nymph stage

Black Tortoise beetle with yellow polkadots


Saribia buttefly (Lycaenidae), not a Skipper butterfly (Hesperioidea)

Neon-colored wing of the Madagascan sunset moth (Chrysiridia rhipheus)

Mossy stick insect

Giant Borneo walking stick

Orange caterpillar

Multi-colored bug

Orb weaving spider

Green and brown Lycidae weevil ( Coleoptera)

Stunning wing of the Madagascan sunset moth (Chrysiridia rhipheus)


Giant cockroach in Madagascar

Blue dragonfly

Shield bug

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