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Owl Butterfly chrysalis perfectly mimics snake head

This chrysalis (or pupa) of the Daring Owl-Butterfly, filmed in the Jardin Eco-botanico Mindo, Ecuador, mimics the head of a snake which gives it an advantage in the struggle for survival by scaring off predators such as birds. It has fake eyes, a fake mouth, fake scales and even strikes like a snake if disturbed, as shown in this video!
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