This moth caterpillar has decorated...
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Image #cld1606354
LocalityEast Kalimantan, Indonesia
DescriptionThis moth caterpillar has decorated its cocoon with the same bristles that once adorned its own body. With their skin-irritating properties, they will serve as a useful defense when the insect is pupating inside. 
Keywordsborneo | caterpillar | cocoon | defense | fauna | insect | lepidoptera | metamorphosis | moth | pupa

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