Frog hidden by leaf insect by Tanto Yensen (8 images)

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A frog attempts to hide its true identity from passing predators by using a leafy looking insect as a mask.

The dumpy tree frog was sat on a branch when the leaf insect first climbed onto its back and it initially looked like it might be providing a massage to the frog.

However, it then climbed onto the amphibian's head and moved to cover its face, becoming a mask which prevents the frog being discovered by snakes or birds which might fancy eating it.

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