walking stick

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walking stick

n.
A cane or staff used as an aid in walking.
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Secure the captive Lord Howe Island Stick Insect population
Phasmid: Saving the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect has application across the curriculum in areas ranging from the study of invertebrates to the study of endangered species, captive breeding programs, the effects of introduced species and the complex issue of eradication of pests.
4-cm-long stick insect in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in 2014.
Zhao assumed a giant stick insect might exist, but never managed to see one until two years ago.
A colony of stick insects are eating their way through one of Scotland's most important collection of plants.
The Giant Lime Green stick insect, which feeds mainly on eucalyptus leaves, is being studied at the John Innes Centre (JIC) in Norwich.
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Ranchers, soybean farmers and loggers burned and cut down a near-record area of the Amazon rainforest last year; right, Twiggy, a baby Malaysian giant stick insect, measuring 60mm long, and the 4mm egg from which it hatched, is unveiled at London Zoo.