Caterpillar in Ecuador mimics snake when threatened

EcuadorMegadiversoPublished: August 26, 2016Updated: August 29, 20168,113 viewsVirality: 1%
Published: August 26, 2016Updated: August 29, 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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    einsteinparrot · 1 year ago

    Nature is so amazing!

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    Elaine · 1 year ago

    Wow...this is so awesome!!