Friday, September 26, 2014

Squeaking caterpillar

The larva of the Rhodinia fugax silkmoth have the capacity to squeak when disturbed.


YouTube link.

3 comments:

Elena said...

I hope it doesn't turn into a giant scary moth =S

arbroath said...

It turns into one of these, Elena ...

http://www.silkmoths.eu/species_silkmoths/images/r_fugax_m_brunsch.jpg

Unknown said...

*immediately resolves to check eBay for squeaking caterpillar toys*