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Moth Caterpillar ID

Find and identify these moth caterpillars. Moths start life as caterpillars. Take this ID sheet with you next time you're out and about, and see how many moth caterpillars you can find. Some moth caterpillars are covered in hairs, but others are smooth As they grow, caterpillars go through different stages called instars Caterpillars are fussy eaters they'll only munch on their favourite plants Don't touch the caterpillars you find. They re very delicate and their hairs can make your skin itch.

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