This amazing mohican caterpillar was found on Bergonias outside a Super U Supermarche in Brittany, France! It is a Sycamore Moth caterpillar (Acronita aceris). 9th September 2002.
Caterpillar found in beech woodland in the Ukraine, mid April 2003:
We saw a lot of these hairy caterpillars with red spots:
And this caterpillar which flipped itself frantically back-and-forth in an attempt to escape:
We saw some huge caterpillars in Tuva and Kharkassia, Russia in August:
|This is puss moth caterpillar|
|This is a privet hawk moth caterpillar|
Glow worm (maybe silk worm?) we found in our room on the Mulberry Farm near Vang Vieng in Laos:
Brilliant green caterpillar found in a cafe in Thailand. This is of the genus Daphnis, probably Daphnis nerii. It is the caterpillar of the Hawk Moth - thanks Johannes!
A juicy caterpillar from the Cameron Highlands, Malaysia:
Animated leaf-eating minature mops seen on Pulau Tiomen, Malaysia. They must be insect lavae but we've never seen anything like them:
Beetles Butterflies and Moths Caterpillars Flies, including Dragonflies Grasshoppers and Crickets Other insects (Preying Mantis)
Insects Spiders Centipedes and Millipedes Mammals Birds Amphibians Reptiles Crustaceans Flowers Fungi