Beautiful caterpillar ugly butterflies-owls

This ordinary-looking butterfly of the family nymphalidae very unusual caterpillar.

Light green with blue stripes torso caterpillar butterflies-owls Opsiphanes cassiae topped with bright yellow horned head, giving his lady a resemblance to the Chinese dragon. As if to enhance the effect, at the end of the trunk flaunts a forked tail with two blue lines on the sides.


Growing up, this amazing "crowned" a caterpillar turns into a large dark brown butterfly-owl with a wingspan of 84 mm.



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