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What Caterpillar is this ???, 30th May 2010

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What Caterpillar is this ???, 30th May 2010

Postby kctsang » Sun May 30, 2010 3:45 pm

Have not been able to make out what cat this is from the pictures in another blog ...
:D :D :D

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Re: What Caterpillar is this ???, 30th May 2010

Postby Fujis2 » Sun May 30, 2010 10:02 pm

Yup, Looks like the last instar of Purple Duke caterpillar :clap:
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Re: Waht Caterpillar is this ???, 30th May 2010

Postby kctsang » Sun May 30, 2010 10:04 pm

Green Baron wrote:Purple Duke ?
What is the host plant ?


Wow !!! Purple Duke ... :D :D :D

Same as the Grey Sailor, Gironniera subaequalis

I just looked at it, it has not eaten for a while, and getting stuck to the top
of the container ...
:D :D :D
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Re: What Caterpillar is this ???, 30th May 2010

Postby kctsang » Sun May 30, 2010 10:05 pm

Fujis2 wrote:Yup, Looks like the last instar of Purple Duke caterpillar :clap:


Yup, thanks for the confirmation ...
:D :D :D
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