Our photo of the day comes from Gothenburg, Sweden.
We have seen so many caterpillars that look like plants, thanks to some seriously expert adaptations – it would not surprise us at all if this were a caterpillar mimicking a twig, or a twig mimicking a caterpillar? Photographer Josefine S. writes, "I was walking home from a shroom hunt and spotted something on my fleece scarf: 'Hmm, twig? poop? ARGH CATERPILLAR DO NOT SQUISH!' S/he stayed still for a long while, like a good twig, and was returned to the woods."
Update: We originally thought that this really was a twig! We were wrong. What amazing camouflage.
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