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Caterpillar unidentified

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 16 July 2011 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

I found this caterpillar struggling against the wind and the sand right in the middle of a sandy dune. Until now I wasn't able to identify this caterpillar. If anyone knows the correct species it would be a great help ...

Image: De Panne (B) - 22/05/2011

Canon EOS 400D 1/2000 second F/5.6 ISO 200 150 mm

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Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium


16 Jul 2011 7:45am

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

5 stars!

16 Jul 2011 4:41pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Beautifully presented . . cute personality even without a name !

16 Jul 2011 7:18pm

Christine B from Belgium

hyphoraia testudinaria ?

17 Jul 2011 7:12am

Canon EOS 400D
1/2000 second
ISO 200
150 mm