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This caterpillar was either preparing to mold or to pupate. It was firmly attached to a branch, as shown in photos #3 and #4.

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KarenL 8 years ago

Lovely! It's an Automeris caterpillar but I've no idea which one. I'm sure bayucca can narrow it down further for you! Hopefully you know not to touch this species as it stings!

Sergio Monteiro
Spotted by
Sergio Monteiro

Curitiba, Paran√°, Brazil

Spotted on Apr 19, 2012
Submitted on Apr 20, 2012

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