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Lepidoptera sp. unclassified IMMATURE moth

Lepidoptera sp. unclassified IMMATURE moth at suppressed

Lepidoptera sp. unclassified IMMATURE moth at suppressed - 21 Jan 2021
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Identification history

Lepidoptera sp. unclassified IMMATURE moth 4 Feb 2021 donhe
Lepidoptera sp. unclassified IMMATURE moth 4 Feb 2021 michaelb
Unidentified 21 Jan 2021 redsnow

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Author's notes

Tussock moth caterpillar

1 comment

donhe wrote:
   4 Feb 2021
Can you take this into protective custody and rear it to the adult moth to identify the species?

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 21 Jan 2021 03:02 PM Recorded on
  • redsnow Recorded by

Additional information

  • Crepe myrtle Associated plant
  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender

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