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Gemma wrote at 2015-01-14 03:43:09
Did anyone find out what this caterpillar was? I saw one today and had no luck researching it on the internet? This was the only picture i could find that it looks the same as?

Please advise, thanks Gemma  


Gemma wrote at 2015-01-14 03:43:09
Did anyone find out what this caterpillar was? I saw one today and had no luck researching it on the internet? This was the only picture i could find that it looks the same as?

Please advise, thanks Gemma  


Jim Hyland wrote at 2015-02-10 13:16:07
Sorry I can not answer the question form the comment site. You will need to send me a question with a picture if you have it and then I can answer it. Expert is not set up to answer through the comment part. Sorry


GreenPoint wrote at 2015-02-28 03:25:14
It looks like a male Orange Palm Dart caterpillar:

http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/hesp/augi.html


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I am an expert in Forestry, Forest Entomology, Forest Pest Control, and Forest Health. Extensive knowledge in Identification of insects and diseases of trees. Expert on Bark beetles and other insects that attack forests. Also a Registrated Forester with extensive knowledge in the management and care of forests.

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29 years as State Pest Management Chief in a Southern state. Extensive knowledge in Forestry.

BS with major in Forest Management and Entomology
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