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Jewel Caterpillar

Acraga coa

Description:

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.

Notes:

Found some very similar spotting http://stockpix.com/stock/animals/invert... also http://janzen.sas.upenn.edu/2700ARCHIVES...


236 Comments (1–25)

MudWiggle
MudWiggle a year ago

woooooww..wow.. that is awesome. An awesome creature, and really nice pics.

Perez Fernandez
Perez Fernandez a year ago

Very nice!

Clubpenguin2.0
Clubpenguin2.0 a year ago

Nice

Diaz José Miguel
Diaz José Miguel a year ago

Just found this! Astonishing

WOW!

GavinCole2
GavinCole2 a year ago

Perfection

armonia-201528
armonia-201528 2 years ago

HAHAHAHA it looks like a toy.

bonner54
bonner54 2 years ago

cool

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 2 years ago

Thanks ¡

jeslowery
jeslowery 2 years ago

cool series!

Desmond.E.S.O
Desmond.E.S.O 2 years ago

COOL!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 2 years ago

Hi guys thanks for all your comments ,I appreciated so much. :) :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 2 years ago

Please talk to us Gerardo.

James McNair
James McNair 2 years ago

Wow!

bayucca
bayucca 2 years ago

Definitely!!

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 2 years ago

Yes Gerardo, we miss you!

Gerardo my friend,how are you? :-) everything ok

jokrwx3
jokrwx3 2 years ago

Wow

metulippatch
metulippatch 2 years ago

Wow!

Rosa Maria
Rosa Maria 3 years ago

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

HazelMarley
HazelMarley 3 years ago

No problem :)

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 3 years ago

Thanks guys

ILoveAnimals
ILoveAnimals 3 years ago

So coooooool

HazelMarley
HazelMarley 3 years ago

Right?

Aalestrup
Aalestrup 3 years ago

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

Quintana Roo, Mexico

Lat: 20.85, Long: -86.88

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

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