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This caterpillar is consuming my vegetables before I can, note the rain beading on the caterpillar


vegetable garden, adelaide hills

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Spilosoma canescens
Spilosoma canescens Spilosoma canescens

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Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Look like following but its from North America.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

Yes...but my doubt is wrong... not of Orgiya sp. !!

Aonach_Eagach 10 years ago

I did load several photos, but I'm finding the photo loader a bit hit and miss, I'll look again to see if I have a complete photo

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 10 years ago

I feel its a Orgyia sp. moth's caterpillar. But unable to find hairy bumps on its back. Have you picture with complete caterpillar..?

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Spotted on Jul 8, 2011
Submitted on Jul 8, 2011

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