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Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
July 30, 2008


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Don't know what it is
other than it is beautiful! Any indication of what plant it might have been eating? Any plants around this spot? It might be a leaf folder, so look for something with the ends of the leaves all curled up and webbed shut.

I saw it on a building, surrounded by a parking lot, with a variety of plants and weeds about 20 feet away. So I can't match it with a particular plant. Whenever I approached it with the camera, it lifted its head (?) in an apparent defensive move as seen in this photo.

Hi, I saw the same caterpi

I saw the same caterpillar in the vineyards in Peconic Long Ilsand, New York. He was eating the vine leaf and kept looking for a whole in the wood to go into.

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