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Imperial Moth Caterpillar

Eacles imperialis

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5 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 3 years ago

muy hermoso....

bayucca
bayucca 4 years ago

Oh, I missed/forgot the Eacles genus...

Jessie Aguilar
Jessie Aguilar 4 years ago

Thanks Bayucca!

bayucca
bayucca 4 years ago

I only know 1 genus with these 4 horns: Citheronia sp., from Saturniidae, Ceratocampinae. But there might be others and I did not find a reasonable match of a Citheronia from Costa Rica. Common ones are C. bellavista and C. lobesis, but their horns are much more impressive than "yours".

Jessie Aguilar
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Jessie Aguilar

Provincia Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jun 25, 2017
Submitted on Jun 25, 2017

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