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This was interesting ----- I found this tussock moth caterpillar feeding on another one or what was left of the other one. According to Wikipedia, the larvae feed on Cestrum nocturnum (night-blooming jessamine). I wonder if there was the essence of the plant in the caterpillar it was feeding on? Here is a video: https://youtu.be/3Hs0FsAnMyI
Spotted on a tree along a trail through a wooded area at the National Butterfly Center in Mission, Texas.
Spotted on Nov 12, 2020
Submitted on Dec 4, 2020
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