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Little Chewi - Orange and black caterpillar

May Lattanzio

Joined February 2008

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It is feeding on the flowers of the pine cone ginger lily. The knobby, “pinecone” head of this plant which sprouts flowers from the scallops in sequence, is filled with a sweet smelling, slightly viscous fluid that is reportedly a native American replacement for soap.

The caterpillar is ravenous as most are. This one doubled its size from 1/4" to 1/2 inch in two days.

I will identify and post the name later. I suspect it is a moth cat.

Northwest Florida Panhandle, Bayou George.

Sony W-50.

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