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Photo#145621
Yellow Woolly Bear - Spilosoma virginica

Yellow Woolly Bear - Spilosoma virginica
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
September 13, 2007
Size: about 25mm
I'm pretty sure this is in the right place. This specimen was found high up in some Japanese Knotweed, Polygonum cuspidatum. There weren't any signs of feeding, so perhaps just looking for a place to build a coccoon?

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