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need help to id a caterpillar

Posted by NancyNJ 6 (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 2, 05 at 9:32

I've noticed floating in my above ground pool some white caterpillars with black heads. They're about an 3/4" long. Anyone know what they are or what they'll turn into?

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RE: need help to id a caterpillar

If they are fuzzy, they may be tussock moth. A pest on sycamore trees, but am not too familiar with them and there must be many species. The hairs cause skin irritation.

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