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Caterpillar Bombyx

Caterpillar Bombyx
Photo Information
Copyright: Antoine Paris (Tonio) (25)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-04-22
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/50 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-05-05 10:16
Viewed: 1314
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [French]
Caterpillar Bombyx Cul brown - Euproctis chrysorrhoea - Lymantriidae
Caterpillar brown ass is very colorful with a dominant black and orange, lateral tufts of white hair and short, longer and two small red glands on the back of its body segments brown silk.
The female lays her ass brown eggs inside hair she pulls the tip of its abdomen. Spawning takes place in July and August on the branches of hawthorn and blackthorn. Small caterpillars hibernate, stay together until spring and then disperse to pupate. Butterflies with white wings and abdomen hairy appear in July.

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Hi Antoine, Nice capture of this mini Caterpillar with great light and colours. Wonderful DOF. Thank for sharing

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