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Consul fabius caterpillar

Consul fabius

Description:

This caterpillar builds a leaf tent where it spends the days, leaving at night for eating. If, for some reason it leaves during the day, it will go back to the tent at the smallest sign of danger. Last photo shows how it looks when inside its "home". ID provided by EarlyStages.



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5 Comments

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 5 years ago

Wao!, I can see you have been bussy

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 5 years ago

Incrível!

Great spotting!! lovely creature.

RiekoS
RiekoS 5 years ago

I have never seen this before either.....

JillBlack
JillBlack 5 years ago

What a great spotting. You have such fascinating creatures in Brazil

Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

Lat: -25.43, Long: -49.27

Spotted on Feb 21, 2013
Submitted on Feb 22, 2013

Spotted for mission

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