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Puss Caterpillar

Megalopyge opercularis

Description:

Brown hairy caterpillar. Hardly recognizable as a caterpillar. Covered with dangerously venomous spines.

Habitat:

Found on a blueberry leaf.

Notes:

The caterpillar of the Southern Flannel Moth.

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1 Comment

androide017
androide017 8 months ago

Nice!!

tomk3886
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tomk3886

Tallahassee, Florida, United States

Spotted on Aug 20, 2020
Submitted on Aug 21, 2020

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