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Jewel Caterpillar

Acraga coa


Photo take in a mangrove area , found this Stoning translucent caterpillar lay on a Red Mangrove tree leaf this morning early. Just can believe there is some species like this around the world. looks like made of glass whit small red mushroom inside every pic. about 3 cm long.


Found some very similar spotting also

219 Comments (1–25)

metulippatch a month ago


Rosa Maria
Rosa Maria 4 months ago

Who knew there was such a thing and that eats Red Mangrove leaves?

HazelMarley 5 months ago

No problem :)

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 6 months ago

Thanks guys

RawrWildie 6 months ago

So coooooool

HazelMarley 8 months ago


Aalestrup 8 months ago

Beautiful insect. Wish it was me who had fotografret this beautiful caterpillar.

HazelMarley 8 months ago

That's amazing! Looks like a crystal...

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 months ago

Thank you guys !

akshaya 9 months ago

superb series

Kranti Dhiman
Kranti Dhiman 9 months ago

stunning !!

Ganesh R Mandavkar.
Ganesh R Mandavkar. 11 months ago

Amazing never seen before♥

Alexchc11 11 months ago

I love it, Gerardo!

This is beautiful!!

Thanks Wilson and honeydogleo

honeydogleo a year ago

Cool picture. That is one amazing caterpillar :0

Wilson W
Wilson W a year ago

Transparent caterpillar! \(^o^)/

Thanks Pradeep and Erik !

Erik6 a year ago

It's wonderous!

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar a year ago

wow! great spotting..

Gracias Sckel me da mucho gusto que seas parte de la comunidad me encantan tus fotos:)

Thanks Marylou and Jared :)

Wow, that is just incredible! Doesn't even look real! Amazing find!

Jared_C a year ago


Sckel a year ago

Soy tu fan, Gerardo. :) Yo vi esta foto en un sitio web, aquí en Brasil. Así fue como conocí proyecto Noah. Gracias por compartir.

Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Lat: 20.85, Long: -86.88

Spotted on Apr 6, 2012
Submitted on Apr 7, 2012

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