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Hairy caterpillar
Jeroen K
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Posted on 15-09-2021 21:47

Location: Kapellen, Belgium
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Any ideas on this hairy caterpillar?

Sint-Andries (Belgium), 12th September 2021, on Fagus.
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Posted on 20-09-2021 16:11

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Might be not caterpillar at all, maybe exuvia, see this:
Edited by BubikolRamios on 20-09-2021 16:11
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Posted on 20-09-2021 17:43

Location: Franconia, Germany
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Hi Jeroen, it reminds me of Orgyia antiqua - perhaps the exuvia of this caterpillar?
Greetings, Eric
Jeroen K
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Posted on 22-09-2021 21:41

Location: Kapellen, Belgium
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Thanks to both of you!
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