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Stoermeriana aculeata (Lasiocampidae)

Stoermeriana aculeata


Saw a cocoon develop into this beautiful moth. Missed the emergence, but caught it still with floppy wings. A few days later it started laying eggs. What is strange to me is that it laid its eggs in different places all over.


ID: thanks to Roy Goff.

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1 Comment

injica 8 years ago

Great spotting, very educational and the eggs are pretty interesting!

Johan Heyns
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Johan Heyns

Lesedi Local Municipality, Gauteng, South Africa

Spotted on Jul 7, 2013
Submitted on Jul 20, 2013

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