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Saddleback caterpillar

Acharia stimulea

Description:

This caterpillar has a very painful sting

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7 Comments

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 8 years ago

Thanks Carol and Jason

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 8 years ago

Great spotting!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

It is amazing the range of these caterpillars. My favorites except to get stuck by one.

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 8 years ago

Thanks Everybody :)

nexttogone
nexttogone 8 years ago

That is wicked. Love it!

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Cool spotting! It is now called Acharia stimulea. Sibine is an old name for it.

Jeannette
Jeannette 8 years ago

Wow, very cool spotting :)

Ismael Chaves
Spotted by
Ismael Chaves

Costa Rica

Spotted on Sep 3, 2012
Submitted on Sep 3, 2012

Spotted for Mission

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