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Photo © drwlyons, all rights reserved
Deception Pass, WA (Google, OSM)
48.4072, -122.6447
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Description

I observed this caterpillar on the hand rail of the bridge that goes across Deception Pass. It was only a couple inches long, very hairy with the main body being black and the fuzzy clumps that come off of it start in a yellow area and extent out being an orange color.

May. 13, 2012 18:57:42 -0700
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Silverspotted Tiger Moth - Photo (c) Dick, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
lisad22's ID: Silverspotted Tiger Moth (Lophocampa argentata)
Posted by lisad22 almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Silverspotted Tiger Moth - Photo (c) Dick, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
drwlyons's ID: Silverspotted Tiger Moth (Lophocampa argentata)
Posted by drwlyons almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Silverspotted Tiger Moth - Photo (c) Dick, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
drwlyons's ID: Silverspotted Tiger Moth (Lophocampa argentata)
Silverspotted Tiger Moth - Photo (c) Dick, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
Community ID: Silverspotted Tiger Moth (Lophocampa argentata)
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