Malaysia Jungle Nymph on Daffodil

Category: Nature


Photo and caption by Victoria Linssen

On Friday, September 28, 2012, animal wrangler Dennis Sheridan introduced students of the Brooks Institute to his vast animal collection at Rocky Nook Park in Santa Barbara, Calif. Pictured is a captive female Malaysia Jungle Nymph (Heteropteryx dilatata.) The females of this species are very aggressive and should be approached cautiously. (Photo by Victoria Linssen © 2012, 2013)

Location: Rocky Nook Park, Santa Barbara, CA


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