What The Hell Is The Bizarre Creature In This Viral Video?


Chris Carpineti

Senior Video Editor

clockOct 27 2017, 15:03 UTC

With such an enormous variety of insects and critters across the world, it's easy to stumble across species that I've never seen before. As much as I love animals of all kinds, once in a while, something comes along that makes even my skin crawl.
Meet Creatonotos gangis. Yes, it's real, but don't worry - even if it looks like it's crawled out of a Hellmouth, it's actually harmless!

Take a look at this fascinating creature in the video below.
Credit: Heri sukmana /