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Pacific red hermit crab, Elasdochirus gilli, and whitehand hermit crab, Elassochirus tenuimanus, at the Alaska SeaLife Center.

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Pacific red hermit crab (Elasdochirus gilli) and whitehand hermit crab (Elassochirus tenuimanus) at the Alaska SeaLife Center.

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A pair of toothbrushes mimic the architecture at the Vatican.

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Two toothbrushes mimic the architecture of the Eiffel Tower.

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Two toothbrushes mimic the architecture of the Eiffel Tower.

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Critically endangered pygmy hogs (Porcula salvania) at the Pygmy Hog Breeding Center in India. This is one of the rarest mammals in the world, and was thought to be extinct until just a few years ago.

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Two harlequin flower beetles (Gymetis caseyi) at the Houston Zoo.

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A male and a female rainbow stag beetle (Phalacrognathus muelleri) at the Houston Zoo. The male is larger with huge mandibles out front.

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A male and a female rainbow stag beetle, Phalacrognathus muelleri, at the Houston Zoo. The male is larger with huge mandibles out front.

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Gray’s Malayan sticks (Lonchodes brevipes) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Gray’s Malayan stick, Lonchodes brevipes, at the Houston Zoo.

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Two red knobbed imperial pigeons (Ducula rubricera) at the Houston Zoo.

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Two red knobbed imperial pigeons (Ducula rubricera) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Western hercules beetle (Dynastes hercules hercules) at the Houston Zoo.

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Two Western hercules beetles (Dynastes hercules hercules) at the Houston Zoo.

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Giant thorn crickets (Trachyaretaon carmelae) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic. These are from the Philippines, possibly from Babuyan Island.

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Giant thorn crickets (Trachyaretaon carmelae) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic. These are from the Philippines, possibly from Babuyan Island.

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Thorny devil stick insects (Euryacantha calcarata) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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Two walking sticks (Mnesilochus Sp.) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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Two walking sticks (Mnesilochus Sp.) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A male and female walking stick (Brasidas foveolatus) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A male and female walking stick (Brasidas foveolatus) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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Giant thorn crickets (Trachyaretaon carmelae) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic. These are from the Philippines, possibly from Babuyan Island.

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A male and female heavy stick insect (Pharnacia ponderosa) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A male and female heavy stick insect (Pharnacia ponderosa) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic.

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A male and female walking stick (Mnesilochus mindanaense) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic. These are from Mindanao Island, Philippines.

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A male and female walking stick (Mnesilochus mindanaense) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic. These are from Mindanao Island, Philippines.

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Giant thorn crickets (Trachyaretaon carmelae) from the Plzen Zoo in the Czech Republic. These are from the Philippines, possibly from Babuyan Island.

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A male and female critically endangered red-crowned roof turtle (Batagur kachuga) at the Kukrail Gharial and Turtle Rehabilitation Centre in Lucknow, Upper Pradesh, India. There are less than 500 breeding adult animals left in the wild.

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A male and female critically endangered red-crowned roof turtle (Batagur kachuga) at the Kukrail Gharial and Turtle Rehabilitation Centre in Lucknow, Upper Pradesh, India. There are less than 500 breeding adult animals left in the wild.

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Arctic cookie stars, Ceramaster arcticus, at the Alaska SeaLife Center.

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Arctic cookie stars (Ceramaster arcticus) at the Alaska SeaLife Center.

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A male and a female ox beetle (Strategus aloeus) at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Two Madagascar button quails (Turnix nigricollis) at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, Omaha, Nebraska.

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Two Madagascar button quails (Turnix nigricollis) at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, Omaha, Nebraska.

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Giant water bugs (Abedus herberti) at the Point Defiance Zoo.

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