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6207 Brian Lane Waterloo, IL (Google, OSM)
38.3045788902, -90.2521280737
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Description

2" long ...near the house on some type of ground cover plant that has small aster like flowers and tons of tiny sand like seeds that get all in your sandals when you walk through it.

Apr. 15, 2012 01:42:07 -0500
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eastern tent caterpillar - Photo (c) Bill Bumgarner, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
jawinget's ID: eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum)

Chickweed seems like a likely ID.

Posted by jawinget about 2 years ago (Flag)
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eastern tent caterpillar - Photo (c) Bill Bumgarner, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
sea-kangaroo's ID: eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum)
Posted by sea-kangaroo about 2 years ago (Flag)
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The plant sounds like it might be chickweed.

Posted by sea-kangaroo about 2 years ago (Flag)
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eastern tent caterpillar - Photo (c) Bill Bumgarner, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
jawinget's ID: eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum)
eastern tent caterpillar - Photo (c) Bill Bumgarner, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
Community ID: eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum)
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