Story: Wētā

A giant wētā showing its ears

A giant wētā showing its ears

Wētā ears are located on the front legs, just below the knee joint.

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Photograph by J. L. Kendrick

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George Gibbs, 'Wētā - Tree wētā', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 September 2023)

Story by George Gibbs, published 24 Sep 2007