Cassie and Caroline
- Look like plants, background
- color, pattern, shape, motion
- leaves, twigs, barks, lichens,
- these insects tend to orient themselves on stems or background
appropriately and remain motionless when threatened.
- look like they are aggressive
- Wasps shape
- Eyes pattern
- Predator's predators
- Birds draw the cat face on butterfly wings
- Another example of Batesian mimicry has to do with the startle reaction.
Last updated: Feb. 1, 2005