11 of the Craziest Animal Defense Mechanisms

10. Stick Insect

stick insect

Stick insects are so effectively disguised; it would take predators a really good eye to catch them. They also possess amazing camouflage techniques including the ability of blend into their surroundings and disguising as a twig or branch. When push comes to shove, they can detach a limb in a process known as autotomy to escape their predator and then regenerate that lost limb.

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