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February 20, 2014
Bug of the Day

Orgyia leucostigma - White-Marked Tussock Moth (Erebidae):



This large and distinct caterpillar is commonly see in late Summer. Males are a relatively dull brown moths, and the females are flightless.

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References:

Wagner, D. (2012). Princeton Field Guides: Caterpillars of Eastern North America. New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

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