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Beautiful Caterpillar ??? 15th March 2012

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Beautiful Caterpillar ??? 15th March 2012

Postby kctsang » Thu Mar 15, 2012 11:25 pm

My nephew found this at Botanic Gradens today, it was so lovely that
he had to get a picture of it.

Please ID, Thanks :D :D :D

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Re: Beautiful Caterpillar ??? 15th March 2012

Postby green baron » Fri Mar 16, 2012 2:23 pm

This is called the Nettle caterpillar, a moth from the Limacodidae family. The adults are mostly brown in color.

Colourful caterpillar == Boring color adult :lol:
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