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caterpillar

Description:

Very red caterpillar with a prominent 'horn'.

Habitat:

Primary rainforest at around 230 m in Amazonian Peru.

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5 Comments

Les Catchick
Les Catchick 2 years ago

Thanks Ashley and (belatedly) Antonio.
Sadly I have not really been able to give any information on the caterpillar other than the location and habitat.

AshleyT
AshleyT 2 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

Great find Les,beautiful collours,congrats and thanks for sharing

Les Catchick
Les Catchick 2 years ago

Thanks. It is certainly different to others I have seen.

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 2 years ago

A beautiful caterpillar....

Les Catchick
Spotted by
Les Catchick

Las Piedras, Madre de Dios, Peru

Spotted on Oct 11, 2017
Submitted on Jan 2, 2018

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