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Arctinae caterpillar?

Description:

About 10mm long. Not sure if this critter isn't shedding.?

Habitat:

On eucalyptus leaf in suburban back yard adjacent to national park.

Notes:

Yet to research this one... looks like arctidae caterpillar... the front half anyway !!


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2 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

That's a possibility... I'll check.

StephenSolomons
StephenSolomons 6 years ago

was it moving? It looks a bit like it has been eaten out by parasitic wasps or something.

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.90, Long: 145.31

Spotted on Sep 29, 2013
Submitted on Sep 29, 2013

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