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Hairy caterpillar
Jeroen K
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Posted on 15-09-2021 22:47

Location: Kapellen, Belgium
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Any ideas on this hairy caterpillar?

Sint-Andries (Belgium), 12th September 2021, on Fagus.
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Posted on 20-09-2021 17:11

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Might be not caterpillar at all, maybe exuvia, see this:
Edited by BubikolRamios on 20-09-2021 17:11
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Posted on 20-09-2021 18:43

Location: Franconia, Germany
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Hi Jeroen, it reminds me of Orgyia antiqua - perhaps the exuvia of this caterpillar?
Greetings, Eric
Jeroen K
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Posted on 22-09-2021 22:41

Location: Kapellen, Belgium
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Thanks to both of you!
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23.09.21 15:29
All sorted.

16.09.21 22:24
Sorry put 5 new threads in Asilidae forum instead in Syrphidae forum, can pleas an admin move it to Syrph? THANKS, Norbert

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wing ventation is totally different

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Hi, what's the major difference between dolichopodidae and rhagionidae? Can someone help me? Thanks!

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thx TO eklans

03.06.21 11:11
@Tony Irwin Thank you Tony! I've emailed you there Pfft

02.06.21 22:26
Rob - can you PM me with an e-mail address, and I'll send it over.

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Hello chaps! Does anyone have a copy of: Revision of the willow catkin flies, genus Egle Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Anthomyiidae), in Europe and neighbouring areas ?? I'd be ever so grateful! Rob

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The part that got deleted is "longer, dark median stripe on thorax"

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