Faithful Beauty (Composia fidelissima) caterpillar on host plant Devil's potato (Echites unbelata)
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Faithful Beauty (Composia fidelissima) caterpillar on host plant Devil's potato (Echites unbelata)

These fast moving caterpillars cluster to feed while still small. As they grow larger, the caterpillars will spread through the plant to find more leaves to eat. The spines do not sting if touched.

Photograph by Coleen Creeden

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