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Satin White moth - Palpita flegia

Satin White moth - Palpita flegia
Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
August 3, 2007
Final instar larvae pull and bind multiple leaves around themselves to form a secure housing in which they rest when not feeding.

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