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White caterpillar with black spots - Lophocampa caryae

White caterpillar with black spots - Lophocampa caryae
Perry County, Pennsylvania, USA
August 4, 2009
Found this walking around on some hyssop we just cut. Appreciate any info. :-)

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Looks to be
, but where are the long black lashes?

 
looks similar
Yeah, I agree looks similar but the black dots are shaped different and as you said.. no black lashes. Quite a puzzler! That is why I'm having a hard time trying to find out what it is. :-)


Added later: I found some pics that don't have the black hairs! http://woodypests.cas.psu.edu/FactSheets/InsectFactSheets/html/Hickory_Tussock_Moth.html http://bugguide.net/index.php?q=search&keys=Hickory+Tussock+Moth+&search=Search And it is a Hickory Tussock Moth. Thanks for pointing me in the right direction!

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