Tiger Swallowtail Caterpillar – A Real Life Caterpie Pokemon!

Who knew Pokemon were real?! This may not be anything to awesome, but the Tiger Swallowtail Caterpillar is strikingly similar to Caterpie from the Pokemon series. The caterpillar even has horns at the top of his head that come out when it is trying to intimidate attackers, or it feels threatened.

The image to the left is Caterpie, in case you were born in that one sad decade when Pokemon had lost their “cool.”  The real life Caterpillar is pretty tiny, no wonder Charizard always kicked it’s ass in battle. The Video above shows you how it looks in real life – and all this time I thought Pokemon were unique…