All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Camouflage Looper</strong> (Wavy-lined Emerald Moth)
<em>Synchlora aerata</em>  / Geometrid (Inchworm) Moths
Hodges #7058

At first glance, this Daisy looked like it had a brown, dead leaf in the middle of it. Upon closer inspection I notic...
Camouflage Looper (Wavy-lined Emerald Moth)
Synchlora aerata / Geometrid (Inchworm) Moths
Hodges #7058

At first glance, this Daisy looked like it had a brown, dead leaf in the middle of it. Upon closer inspection I noticed it moved! The brown "leaf" was actually a caterpillar that had camouflaged itself with cut flower petals. It will eat the disk flowers in the center of the daisy.

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