Wondering if anybody knows what this is? another photo

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by LegHorn-BusHorn, Jun 12, 2009.

  1. LegHorn-BusHorn

    LegHorn-BusHorn Songster

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    found this in an area we were putting in a retaining wall.

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    updated photo below
     
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  2. Uppity Peon

    Uppity Peon Songster

    A yummy chicken treat! (caterpillar)
     
  3. spook

    spook Songster

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  4. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

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  5. Zahboo

    Zahboo Simply Stated

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    ewwwwwy hehe
     
  6. Goose and Fig

    Goose and Fig Grateful Geese

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    Might be a Mammoth moth- the coloring is similar. Can't say I've ever seen one as a caterpiller though.
     
  7. wyo-helpmeet

    wyo-helpmeet Songster

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    I don't think it's a luna. It looks fake though, because of those weird eyes!!! LOL
     
  8. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

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    Spicebush swallowtail butterfly larvae.
     
  9. Do not know but that is awesome. Whatever it is I would watch it and find out.

    It is one of the ugly duckling stories. That is so ugly something cute has to come out of.
     
  10. cheeptrick

    cheeptrick Songster

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