This caterpillar was very well camouflaged in acacia leaves. I found it after noticing frass and working out where it was coming from... right in front of me!
About 40mm long, a real Aussie in vivid green with yellow/gold flecks throughout. Only one set of prolegs and claspers says geometridae.

Date & Time

2014-11-06 01:53 PM [Melbourne]


-37.97 , 145.39 : m


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  1. Suzanne Jones  Such great camouflage. Beautiful caterpillar.

    Reply • 12 Feb 2015

NS Observation No. 54DC4E24ED2A8980F5000241
Created 2015-02-12 05:54 PM (almost 5 years ago)
Created By Mark Ridgway
Updated 2015-02-12 10:58 PM (almost 5 years ago)
Updated By Russell Best
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