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Southern Flannel Moth Caterpillar - Megalopyge opercularis

Southern Flannel Moth Caterpillar - Megalopyge opercularis
Kenner, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
September 27, 2008

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Southern Flannel Moth
This looks like the larva of the Southern Flannel Moth. BTW, don't touch, they have a painful sting.

 
Thanks Nick!
Thanks Nick. Looks right to me also :)

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