Unusual Insects or Spiders

Challenge #111 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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This challenge gives you an opportunity to showcase some unusual, interesting insects, or arthropods which you've captured on your camera. Let's think beyond honey bees, bumblebees, butterflies etc to some of the more unusual creatures you've found. If you don't know what they are, then another member might know. Where possible, the insects or spiders should be outside in their natural environment. Macro and close-up photos welcome. Size of entry:1,600px MAXIMUM.
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Cecropia Moth Caterpillar
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This caterpillar will eventually pupate and emerge as a moth with up to six-inch wingspan.
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Submitted: Monday, 11th August, 2014 13:38 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 5th August, 2014
Focal length: 60 mm
Shutter speed: 1/160 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 800
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