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Photo: Stinging caterpillar masters the quiff

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Our well-coiffed photo of the day comes from the rain forest of Ecuador.

Like many a caterpillar, the larva of the stinging flannel moth packs a powerful punch – this one courtesy of the stinging hairs so artfully arranged on its body. We've seen all kinds of fuzzy, furry, funny-looking caterpillars before, but this creature photographed by Andreas Kay in Ecuador takes the cake for curious coiffure.

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