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Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 12 years ago

I wanted to link these spottings together because I think they are the same species. Amazing how this was in Ecuador and mine was in Gabon.

Henry X Garzón
Henry X Garzón 12 years ago

gracias a todos :)

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 12 years ago

increible medidor yo solo he visto verdes y cafes nunca de estos colores

textless 12 years ago

Wow - what a gorgeous caterpillar!

DigantaGogoi 12 years ago


Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 12 years ago

Wow... colourful Inchworm..!!

BrandonBlount 12 years ago

Geometridae would be your starting point, I would search within that family to see if you can find it. I have spent the last twenty minutes going through them, however there are hundreds of entries here:

Henry X Garzón
Henry X Garzón 12 years ago

I do not... someone to help me

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 12 years ago

Which is the genus?

Henry X Garzón
Henry X Garzón 12 years ago

means meter in english... I consulted a biologist and said q larvae are common in the family and at least in the same genre

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 12 years ago

Wow, you're right! This looks just like my spotting. Any idea on what it is? What does the common name mean?

Henry X Garzón
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Henry X Garzón

Cañar, Ecuador

Spotted on Aug 25, 2011
Submitted on Oct 12, 2011

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