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Lobster moth caterpillar

Stauropus alternus

Description:

Notodontidae. Stauropus alternus

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18 Comments

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

thank you Ali , Pam & Carol !

Carol Milne
Carol Milne 8 years ago

Incredible caterpillar!

pamsai
pamsai 8 years ago

Oh wow! Great spotting Nuwan...

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

Thank you Chief!

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 8 years ago

WoW! Very Nice...

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

same caterpillar but 2nd pic was taken couple of days earlier....

RiekoS
RiekoS 8 years ago

Are these pictures just one caterpillar?
Two pictures show somewhat differently....

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

thanks all :-)

Gopal murali
Gopal murali 8 years ago

wow..amazing caterpillar..!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

WOW,WOW, WOW, this is fantastic!!!! Great capture, congrats!!

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 8 years ago

Wow, what a beauty.

Ursula
Ursula 8 years ago

nevertheless, it's a really cool pose ;)

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

thanks Ursula and Sumukha, that's his usual pose when alarmed :)

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

Nice pose..!

Ursula
Ursula 8 years ago

cool pose! :)

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

added a new photo to the spotting!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

thanks Maria!

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

cool creature and photo!

NuwanChathuranga
Spotted by
NuwanChathuranga

Western Province, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Jun 17, 2012
Submitted on Jun 17, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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