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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

Shield bug

Black and white marbled weevil (Curculionidae family)

Turban snail



Round metallic beetle

Stink bug

Green insect

Green and black millipede


Jumping spider

Unidentified Dragonfly

Malagasy flatid bug (Phromnia rosea) in its nymph stage

Rainbow Milkweed Locust (Phymateus saxosus), a toxic species due to its propensity to eat milkweed

Green praying mantis

Yellow dragonfly with maroon eyes and blue cheeks

Red and orange Galerucinae Leaf Beetle



Andasibe Mantid (female)

Green mantid

Black moth with light orange and green spots

Flatid leaf bug nymphs, resembling white lichen


Giraffe-necked weevil (Trachelophorus giraffa)

Ants devouring a mammal fetus

Jumping spider

Hermit crab in Madagascar

Andasibe Mantid (female)


Yellow spider eating a moth

Hairy insect [Lithinus weevil (Curculionidae)]

Small colorful spider

Stick insect

Giant orb spider in Madagascar


Ants devouring a fetus

lutinus beetle (Andasibe)

Green mantid

Red-eyed fly in Madagascar


Yellow wasps

Red millipede



Green mantis

Yellow and pink caterpillar

Blue planthopper


Madagascar Fire Millipede (Aphistogoniulus sp)

Brown Ghost Mantis (Phyllocrania paradoxa)

Red millipeded with red feet

Red-orange beetle

Katydid with turquoise stripes

Flatid leaf bug nymphs, resembling white lichen


Camouflaged caterpillar

Butterfly (Aterica rabena)

Mossy stick insect headshot

Stick insect

Giant Borneo walking stick

Green praying mantis

Green, yellow, orange, brown, and white spider on an Alluaudia procera plant


Metallic turquoise and black spider

Forest crab in Madagascar


Walking stick insect

Orange and black Reduviidae juvenile bug, with the abdomen sticking up to look like a fierce mantis

Malagasy flatid bug (Phromnia rosea) in its nymph stage

Crab spider

Hairy Lithinus weevil (Curculionidae)

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