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Gypsy moth caterpillar

Lymantria dispar dispar

2 Comments

PantherMeow
PantherMeow 5 years ago

As soon as I saw your tag I remembered hearing about how bad that species was! Thank you!

MrsPbio
MrsPbio 5 years ago

The gypsy moth is a horribly destructive invasive species. Very similar to the native tent caterpillar, except that it has red white and blue colorings. Ironic that a caterpillar with such patriotic colors does so much damage to our nation's forests!

PantherMeow
Spotted by
PantherMeow

Michigan, USA

Spotted on Jul 8, 2015
Submitted on Jul 8, 2015

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