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Cutworm

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I saw it crawling on the street, I think it is a caterpillar and it will turn into a butterfly. Can someone confirm?

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MauricioGamboa
MauricioGamboa 10 years ago

Thanks! Updated

florida33girl
florida33girl 10 years ago

It's a type of caterpillar known as a cutworm, and will eventually turn into a fairly small brown moth. Cutworms are generally not welcome in gardens, where they do great damage to both food crops and ornamental plants alike.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cutworm

magalocr
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magalocr

San Jose, San José, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jul 15, 2011
Submitted on Jul 15, 2011

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