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Colorful Caterpillar

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Colorful Caterpillar




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2 Comments

MohamedSifahSaeed
MohamedSifahSaeed 7 years ago

Just Wow

Latimeria
Latimeria 7 years ago

It's safe to say that this is a tussock moth caterpillar, from the family Lymantriidae. In the US, there are some species in the genus Orgyia that look similar to this one, maybe this one is in that same genus.

AnumaBhattarai
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AnumaBhattarai

काठमांडौ Kathmandu, Nepal

Lat: 27.70, Long: 85.32

Spotted on Aug 15, 2009
Submitted on Sep 7, 2011

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