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Tent Caterpillars

Malacosoma americanum

Description:

somebody PLEASE tell me what in the world this is? aside from the caterpillars (?) moving around on the outside, there were dozens inside too. This shrub is along a very busy street in Staten Island, NY. People walk by it & very close to it every day.

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G.E.M. Academy
G.E.M. Academy 4 years ago

thank you very much!!! this is sooo interesting!!!

G.E.M. Academy
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G.E.M. Academy

NYC, New York, USA

Spotted on Apr 27, 2016
Submitted on Apr 27, 2016

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