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Wasp moth caterpillar

Amata sp.

Description:

Brown and woolly caterpillar, about 2 cm in length

Habitat:

Nature park Velebit, rocky place

4 Comments

Jopy
Jopy 7 years ago

Thank you, bayucca, I'll ID this caterpillar as genus...both species caterpillar looks very similar, A. phagea looks like match because of deeply brown color, but I can't be sure...

fagman
fagman 7 years ago

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bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Sorry, should certainly be Syntomini.

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Erebidae, Arctiinae, Sytimini, Amata sp., it is either Amata kruegeri or Amata phegea.

Jopy
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Croatia

Spotted on Mar 15, 2014
Submitted on Mar 15, 2014

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