Journey Through Costa Rica - giordanoMEDIA

Larvae of giant silk moth

Say hello to Arsenura armida, commonly known as the giant silk moth, or the larval state of which at least. Within Parque Nacional Carara in Costa Rica we passed by two or three trees with massive clusters of six-inch-long larvae ringed with black & yellow to ward off would be predators, quite a sight!

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