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Fall webworm

Hyphantria cunea


these caterpillars set up shop in giant cocoon "tents" where they feed. They're often seen making jumpy, synchronized movements. Caterpillars within the cocoon are fuzzy and generally cream colored.


Sweet Gum Tree, West Central GA


Considered unsightly and pests by some.

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Cataula, Georgia, United States

Spotted on Aug 29, 2021
Submitted on Aug 29, 2021

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