Andrea Dede
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No Bark, No Bite, but Lots of Fluff: Meet the Poodle Moth

Recently discovered poodle moth photographed by taxonomist Dr Arthur Anker during a recent trip to Venezuela. Poodle moth isn't its official name though, that's just what people are calling it until it can be properly classified.

Lichen Katydid

Lichen Katydid (Markia Hystrix) by Reza Hashemizadeh, projectnoal: Amazing camouflage! Not a mushroom or fungus, or lichen but I thought you would enjoy this little guy. - I thought it was a piece of a tumble weed.

Recuperandose <3

This precious little kangaroo joey was rescued from a forest fire. Isn't he adorable? At first, I thought he was wearing tiny little diapers, but then I thought to myself, "don't be silly. he's a baby kangaroo, so those must be under-roos".

Abbott's sphinx moth caterpillar

If you're going to be a caterpillar, you better be smart about it. In the case of the Abbott's Sphinx Moth (Sphecodina abbottii) caterpillar, their best way to [hopefully] survive their harsher younger years, is to have a big ol' eye spot on their butts.