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Transverse moth caterpillar

xanthodes transversa

Description:

Some have been found with a red spot on the tail, perhaps to distract predators away from the vulnerable head.

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4 Comments

Milind Mangare
Milind Mangare 10 years ago

Thanks Adarsha :)

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 10 years ago

Fantastic spotting!

Milind Mangare
Milind Mangare 10 years ago

Thanks Maria :)

Maria dB
Maria dB 10 years ago

Nice view!

Milind Mangare
Spotted by
Milind Mangare

India

Spotted on Sep 26, 2012
Submitted on Dec 9, 2012

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