Cave weta (1260/2370)

Gymnoplectron-sp_2854.jpg Gordons Pyramid ThumbnailsCave weta

Cave weta on forest floor. Cave weta don't always like in caves, but they do all have very long legs. The long powerful rear legs allow cave weta to leap away from danger.

Scientific name
Gymnoplectron sp.
Common names
cave weta
Location
Maungatautari Scenic Reserve, New Zealand
Photo ID
2854