Cocoons and larvae eat Sweden

These photos are all amazing, especially the close-ups on the big swarm in the corner.

They remind me that episode of X-Files with small spiders.

It might be chilly, but the good news is that one day they will become nice and beautiful butterflies, won't they?


Cocoons and larvae eat Sweden: "Cory Doctorow:

This Swedish website contains jaw-dropping (and way grody) photos of a carpet caterpillar (?) infestation in which bicycles and trees are completely covered in cocoon that's filled with masses of writhing, maggot-like larvae.


(Thanks, Fipi Lele!)


(Via Boing Boing.)