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Stinging Slug Caterpillar Moth

Thosea sp.

Description:

Stinging Slug Caterpillar Pics #1 taken under UV lighting, showing the spines more clearly.

Habitat:

Tropical forest.

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2 Comments

AlbertKang
AlbertKang 7 months ago

@maradithayamb - thanks for your kind words and appreciation :)

maradithayamb
maradithayamb 7 months ago

Beautiful photos sir
When I first saw the pic taken under UV light.....Those spines arranged longitudinally on each side of the midline on dorsal surface.... reminds me the stellate hairs which I studied during botany classes...

AlbertKang
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AlbertKang

George Town, Penang, Malaysia

Spotted on Oct 16, 2021
Submitted on Oct 18, 2021

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