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Actinote pellenea


This is the larvae stage of the Lepidoptera Actinote pellenea; a butterfly belonging to the family Nymphalidae. The pattern in the body, including three segments of different colour (White) are used to identify it.


This bug was pictured in San Isidro, in the Natural Reserve of Ribera Norte, but is common from Buenos Aires to the northern area of Argentina.

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1 Comment

maplemoth662 5 years ago

A beautiful caterpillar....

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Bs. As., Argentina

Spotted on Nov 9, 2017
Submitted on Nov 11, 2017

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