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Photo#521886
Spiny caterpillar - Hemileuca maia

Spiny caterpillar - Hemileuca maia
Nellysford, Nelson County, Virginia, USA
May 29, 2011
Size: about one inch
Hi,

Any help identifying this caterpillar would be appreciated.

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Hemileuca maia
This is a buck moth caterpillar Hemileuca maia.

 
Thanks!
Thanks!