The Orange-Footed Scrub Fowls (Megapodius reinwardt) scratch, dig and turn over vast amounts of leaf litter and topsoil on the floor of the forest. Lesser Sunda Islands as well as southern New Guinea and northern Australia.
An amazing lattice of limbs. The strangler fig vines have combined into an incredible structure
Orange-Footed Scrub Fowl on the move. Very hard to capture satisfactorily on camera
A large cup fungus on the forest floor
This mound has been created by Brush Turkeys. It is almost 2 metres feet) high.
An exquisitely ornate female spiny leaf insect. This species is being bred for pets and shipped worldwide
Myall Beach, south of Cape Tribulation
Thornton Bay in Daintree National Park
An internal view of the lattice of limbs
Orchids grow from the trunks of other trees, finding nutrients within the bark crevices