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Camouflauged caterpillar - Synchlora

Camouflauged caterpillar - Synchlora
Suwanee, Gwinnett County, Georgia, USA
July 2, 2015
Size: 1/4 inch
A small caterpillar feeding on a black eyed susan. What kind??

Moved from Geometrid Moths.


Moved from ID Request.

date field needs correction (should be the sighting date)

Sighting date corrected

Is the material along the back...
pat of the anatomy of the caterpillar, or has it attached detritus to itself? Stunning camouflage! Nice shot.

It attaches debris from whatever plant it feeds on.

Camouflaged Looper
I found out this in an inch worm called a camouflaged looper.

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