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Tussock Moth Caterpillars

Orgyia leucostigma

Description:

Fuzzy yellow caterpillar with red head and mohawk

1 Species ID Suggestions

Tussock Moth Caterpillars
Orgyia leucostigma Tussock Moth Caterpillars in Florida


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1 Comment

isabeljflores
isabeljflores 6 years ago

I believe Tussock Moth Caterpillars are poisonous and cause itching but my ID could be incorrect!

RyanWorthington
Spotted by
RyanWorthington

Florida, USA

Spotted on Apr 14, 2014
Submitted on Apr 29, 2014

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