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This caterpillar builds a very complex nest, sewing two or more leaves together, and filling the space with silk. When disturbed, it releases a dark, smelly liquid by the mouth.

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FranziskaBauer 8 years ago

Very nice! It might be a species of Mimallonidae, but I am not very sure.

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 8 years ago

Very Beautiful color!

Sergio Monteiro
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Sergio Monteiro

Curitiba, Paran√°, Brazil

Spotted on May 19, 2013
Submitted on May 19, 2013

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