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Tent caterpillars

Malacosoma sp.


larvae of one of several species of moth which live in large communal tents in trees


lowland forest in Pacific Northwest river valley


spotted along the Springwater Corridor bike path on the east side of the Willamette River south of downtown Portland

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Allen Hoof
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Allen Hoof

Portland, Oregon, USA

Spotted on Aug 23, 2008
Submitted on Aug 6, 2012

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