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Black Hairy Caterpillar- What kind is it and is it poisonous?

Black Hairy Caterpillar- What kind is it and is it poisonous?
Montgomery, Montgomery County, Texas, USA
July 20, 2010
Size: 1 1/2 in long x 1/2 wide
The caterpillar looked like it had small either red or orange stripes on its body but they were really hard to see.

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Black Hairy Caterpillar- What kind is it and is it poisonous? Black Hairy Caterpillar- What kind is it and is it poisonous?

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Looks like
Giant Leopard Moth (Hypercompe scribonia):



It's harmless.

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