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Tiger Moth Caterpillar


Many Tiger Moths look similar to each other as caterpillars, but once they become adults, they come into their own.


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TAXONOMY:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Erebidae
Genus: Apantesis or Virbia
Species: spp.

Caterpillar Details



The Tiger Moth Caterpillar becomes the .

Length:
0 " to 0.9 " (0mm to 25mm)

Description:
black, spiky, yellow line, cream line, stripe on back, black head

Tiger Moth Caterpillar Diet



various plants

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