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unknown spotting

Description:

Phylum: Arthropoda, Class: Insecta, Order: Lepidoptera, Superfamily: Zygaenoidea, Family: Dalceridae. Length about an inch.

Notes:

Dalceridae is a small family of moths with 84 known species. The larvae are rather slug-like and along with the larvae of the sister taxa Limacodidae and Megalopygidae are often known as slug caterpillars (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dalceridae).

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11 Comments

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 7 years ago

Owh.. Moga" kapan" bisa nemu, hehehe.. Thanks :)

IanWongkar
IanWongkar 7 years ago

Ketemu pada daun kelapa, Jason Alexander.

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 7 years ago

Wah keren! Nemu di pohon apa? Bagus :)

jakewade97
jakewade97 8 years ago

try jewel caterpillar

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Fantastic!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Amazing just incredible !

IanWongkar
IanWongkar 8 years ago

Thanks Asergio for finding his "gang"

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 8 years ago

It could be a slug caterpillar, don't know the species. Take a look at this:
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/824...

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Looks like made of jelly beans :-)

keithp2012
keithp2012 8 years ago

That looks like a caterpillar but it looks like its made out of jelly i've never seen anything like it before!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

Wow! amazing!

IanWongkar
Spotted by
IanWongkar

Jawa Barat, Indonesia

Spotted on Dec 13, 2011
Submitted on Feb 8, 2012

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