Think this is a snake? The truth behind it will blow your mind!

EcuadorMegadiversoPublished: July 6, 2016Updated: July 13, 2016217,426 views
Published: July 6, 2016Updated: July 13, 2016

When this caterpillar in Ecuador is threatened it expands its underside, mimicking a snake head with black eyes! It will also strike like a snake to deter predators!

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