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Brown-tail Moth Caterpillars

Fact Sheet: Brown-tail Moth (Maine Forest Service)



Brown-tail Caterpillar Nest: The caterpillars overwinter communally within a tough silken tent like the one pictured here. In areas where the species is abundant, these tents are a familiar sight and can be seen on a huge range of host plants.

 


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