Wednesday, November 17, 2010

20 Amazing Examples of Animal Camouflage

Camouflage is an avoidance of observation that allows an otherwise visible organism or object to remain indiscernible from the surrounding environment through deception.  Examples include a tiger's stripes, the battledress of a modern soldier and a butterfly camouflaging itself as a leaf.  The theory of camouflage covers the various strategies which are used to achieve this effect.  Here are a few examples of animal camouflage:

Full story at

No comments: