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    • Malacosoma californicum
    • Mallacosoma californicum
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    • Western Tent Caterpillar
    • Western Tent Caterpillar Moth

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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krosenthal

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May 9, 2009 04:05 PM EDT

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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ashleysmithers

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May 1, 2016 11:07 AM PDT

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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birdgal5

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July 8, 2008 04:43 PM PDT

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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rachaelapahl

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May 22, 2014 10:21 PM PDT

Place

Arco, ID (Google, OSM)

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Date

March 13, 2016 02:24 PM PDT

Description

Seen on the Skull Rock Nature Trail.

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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shaunmichael

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April 7, 2016 11:06 AM PDT

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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mathew2

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March 19, 2016 07:58 AM PDT

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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lonnyholmes

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March 15, 2016 08:57 AM PDT

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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nofrakes

Date

March 15, 2016

Description

moderately abundant in area, especially on cat claw and desert almond, elevation 3,930'.

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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nikki7

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March 12, 2016 05:06 PM PST

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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lonnyholmes

Date

March 10, 2016 12:12 PM PST

Description

Western Tent Caterpillar

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Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

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lonnyholmes

Date

March 10, 2016 08:45 AM PST

Description

Western Tent Caterpillar (Malacosoma californicum)

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Description from Wikipedia

The Western Tent Caterpillar (Malacosoma californicum) is a moth of the family Lasiocampidae. It is a tent caterpillar. It is found in the western part of the Nearctic ecozone.

No range data available.
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