Bizarre shag-carpet caterpillar from Ecuadorian rainforest

Published May 21, 2018 20,912 Plays

Rumble / Unreal AnimalsThis pretty Shag-carpet caterpillar was filmed near Rio Pastaza in the upper Amazon rainforest of Ecuador. Its bright colors (aposematic coloration) warn potential predators that it is unpalatable or even toxic or has venomous spines.