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Sea Slugs by Keita Kosoba: Chromodoris pallescens, C.tinctoria, Jorunna parva, Goniobranchus aureopurpureous, Hypselodoris festiva, Dendrodoris guttata, Limacia ornata #Nudibranch

Megalopyge opercularis by Caterpillar hunter: The larval form of the Southern Flannel Moss is deceptively adorable with its long, luxuriant hair-like setae, making it resemble a Persian cat. However, the 'fur' of the larva contains venomous spines that cause extremely painful reactions in human skin upon contact which may be localized or systemic. #Caterpillar #Southern_Flannel_Mouth

Puss Caterpillar by touterse: The larval form of Megalopyge opercularis, the puss caterpillar is covered with long hairs reminiscent of a Persian cat. However, this 'fur' is made of venomous spines which cause a painful sting. Up to 1" long, it is commonly found on trees and garden plants in the Southern US, Mexico and South America.

Achrioptera fallax by Tommaso Renzi: A stick insect found in Madagascar. Males have reduced wings (as in the photo) and are incapable of flight.

Zygaena Punctum, taken in Sicily, IT: Perfect water droplet!

Graphosoma lineatum by orestART: Also known as the Italian Striped-Bug (It really does have stripes on its back!) or the Minstrel Bug, this is a species of shield bug commonly found in Europe, North Africa and the Near East. #Shield_Bug

Monarch Chrysalis | Patrick Coin