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southern flannel moth

Megalopyge opercularis

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Flannel Moth Caterpillar
Megalopyge opercularis Megalopyge opercularis


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1 Comment

florida33girl
florida33girl 9 years ago

This spines on this caterpillar are very venomous - do not handle!
http://lepcurious.blogspot.com/2011/10/b...

ElenaCabezas
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ElenaCabezas

Gainesville, Florida, USA

Spotted on Nov 17, 2011
Submitted on Nov 17, 2011

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