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Gaudy Baron Caterpiller

Euthalia lubentina

Description:

Armed with ten pairs of long, horizontally projected, very delicately branched spines. Colour grass-green with a dorsal row of large purplish-brown angulated spots each with or without a small pure white diamond-spot in its middle.

Habitat:

Feeds on species of Loranthus plants.


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9 Comments

induruh
induruh 4 years ago

What a creature!!! Awesome!

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 5 years ago

wow!!!!! great spotting

SachindraUmesh
SachindraUmesh 5 years ago

Thank you Saumya and namitha =D =D

Such a cool and fancy fella !!! (Y)

namitha
namitha 5 years ago

Amazing shot and a beautiful find!

SachindraUmesh
SachindraUmesh 5 years ago

Thank you Marta =) this guy is AWESOME! and the butterfly that emerges from this fellow is equally stunning! =) =)
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/312...

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

Wow! awesome spotting! I havd never seen this caterpillar before!

SachindraUmesh
SachindraUmesh 5 years ago

Thank you LaurenZarate and Maria dB =D same here - the best Caterpillar i've seen so far =D

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 5 years ago

Amazing!

Maria dB
Maria dB 5 years ago

One of the coolest caterpillars I've seen - thanks for this spotting! :)

SachindraUmesh
Spotted by
SachindraUmesh

Badulla UP, Sri Lanka

Lat: 6.90, Long: 81.06

Spotted on Dec 14, 2013
Submitted on Dec 20, 2013

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