The Dragon Awakes!
Tawny Rajah Butterfly “Dragonhead” Caterpillar (Charaxes bernardus, Charaxinae, Nymphalidae)
The larvae of the butterflies of the Nymphalid subfamily Charaxinae are blessed with impressive head ornamentation appropriately earning them the title of dragonhead caterpillars.
by Sinobug (itchydogimages) on Flickr.
Pu’er, Yunnan, China
See more Chinese caterpillars on my Flickr site HERE…..