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They were thought to be extinct for over 80 years... Until a handfull of these amazing stick insects were found clinging to a small bush on Balls Pyramid off Lord Howe Island.
Invertebrate specialist Rohan Cleave shows us why these 'land lobsters' are so freaky cool, and how Melbourne Zoo saved the species from extinction.
Find out more at www.actwild.org.au
Ideas for using this resource
A great engaging video to use for any project relating to Australian endangered species, life cycles, and invertebrates/minibeasts in particular
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, VCE & VCAL
Senior Secondary: Science
Invertebrates, Extinction, Habitat, ACT, Conservation, Melbourne, Threatened, Zoo, Animals, Stick Insect, Insect, Lord Howe Island, Victoria, Species, Endangered, Minibeasts, Zoos