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Gypsy moth

Lymantria dispar


Cattapilar of the gypsy moth. Really cool loooking greyish brown in color, with blue frontal, and rear red basis for hair tufts. This particular one was crawling over rocks, found couplpe of others in foilage near by.


Characteristic mediterranean shrubbery, very close to the sea.


Once again thanx to mjgierke for ID!

1 Species ID Suggestions

mjgierke 11 years ago
Gypsy moth caterpillar
Lymantria dispar Gypsy moth

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1 Comment

HrvojeBrzica 11 years ago

Thank you mjgierke. Will edit sighting ASAP!

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Spotted on Jun 18, 2012
Submitted on Jun 18, 2012

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