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Chinese oak silk moth

Antheraea pernyi

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AdrianLeathers
AdrianLeathers 7 years ago

great sugestion! I think It might be a chinese oak silkmoth (Antheraea pernyi), the pattern seems pretty close. Although it's not sitting on an oak tree but then again they might eat different plants.

TKBotting
TKBotting 7 years ago

It looks like a Tussar Silk Moth Caterpillar, but I'm out of my range here -- might be a good place to start your search of an ID though!

AdrianLeathers
AdrianLeathers 7 years ago

Thanks a lot!

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 7 years ago

What a beautiful caterpillar! Welcome to Project Noah Adrian!

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云南, Paracel Islands

Spotted on Aug 13, 2013
Submitted on Jun 9, 2014

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