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Hag Moth Caterpillar - Phobetron pithecium

Hag Moth Caterpillar - Phobetron pithecium
along State Hwy 88, northeast of Praag, Buffalo County, Wisconsin, USA
September 1, 2008
This caterpillar was eating the leaves of a very small - 2 foot high - Burr Oak. It was on the underside of the leaf.

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