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Megalopygid Moth Caterpillar

Podalia sp.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago
Megalopygid Moth Caterpillar
Podalia sp. Podalia sp.


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26 Comments (1–25)

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks misako , Leuba and ceherzog!

misako
misako 7 years ago

nice series!

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 7 years ago

You can almost see it moving around - great shots Mayra ! A truly amazing specimen.

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

it's like a dance! Very nice!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks for ID bayucca!

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Looks like being a Podalia sp. or Megalopyge sp., I will try to get a little bit closer, when I find the time...

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks LaurenZarate!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 years ago

Really nice series Mayra! Looks urticating....

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks again for the kind words Gerardo!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks Stefaini and Tom 15!

Tom15
Tom15 7 years ago

Great spotting!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

So far is my favorite spot this year it remain me those fiver optic lamps in the 80´s that glows in the tip :)

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks RiekoS and Joshua Asel!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks again Gerardo!

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 7 years ago

has to be one of the weirdest creatures I' have ever seen... ever.

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

I look at it and still can believe it is amazing Mayra :)

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Amazing. I have never seen anything like that either.

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Obrigada pelo comentário rubens.luciano!

Debbie Stewart
Debbie Stewart 7 years ago

brilliant photos, especially number two where you can really see the soft fleshy part and its feet!

rubens.luciano
rubens.luciano 7 years ago

Essa queima bem ! Os caiçaras do sul de SP chamam de "embira".
Bela foto!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks Gerardo!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Wow fantastic what a stoning spot :)

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 7 years ago

Thanks Elsa and Nehemiah!

Elsa
Elsa 7 years ago

Incredible!!

MayraSpringmann
Spotted by
MayraSpringmann

Itu, SP, Brazil

Spotted on Apr 28, 2013
Submitted on Apr 28, 2013

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