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group of catapillers

Description:

found on the bark of a Gambooge/Goraka tree

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2 Comments

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 7 years ago

no drP they didnt eat the bark
when i tried to separate one from the group it was so hard
the separated one again join the group very tightly soon
but now the group has less number of Catapillers may be they have spread out
im also curious to know why they aggregate like this please be kind to tell me if you find out

drP
drP 7 years ago

Wow. Do these eat bark? Any idea why they gather like this?

Bhagya Herath
Spotted by
Bhagya Herath

Kandy CP, Sri Lanka

Spotted on May 19, 2013
Submitted on May 19, 2013

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