Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Twig Caterpillar

This caterpillar is the master of disguise and camouflage, blending in well as a twig with its body extended on an angle from the branch, composing convincingly as a twig.  I think they may be Looper Moths?  J.G.
Twig Caterpillar in camouflage mode.

after waiting quite a while, the caterpillar went on its way.


2 comments:

  1. Certainly is impressive camouflage. I have never seen them so thanks for posting.

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    1. Thankyou! It was an accidental find and I was so surprised by it, I just had to share it. Glad you enjoyed it & thanks for your comments @Swan Pond.

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