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Megalopyge lanata  -  Roberta Reis



Nombre y apellidos:
Roberta Reis

País:
Brazil

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Título:
Megalopyge lanata


Especie:
The illustrated specimen is a female moth collected in southeastern Brazil.

Descripción:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Megalopygidae
Genus: Megalopyge
Species: M. lanata

The abdomen of M. lanata is rugged and covered with black and pink hair. The female, during the posture, protects the eggs involving them with hair. The adult of M. lanata is inoffensive, but the caterpillars have toxin in their bristles and are dangerous.

Categoría:
Manual

Técnica:
Colored pencil, indian ink and china marker.

Año:
2016

Como autor de la ilustración he dado permiso y autorizo para que sea cargada en Wikimedia Commons con licencia Creative Commons Reconocimiento Compartir Igual 3.0
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