Caterpillar /ˈkætərˌpɪlər/ is the common name for the larvae of members of the
order .... These bristles are called urticating hairs. A venom which is among the ...
Walking through your backyard or garden, you probably have seen a wide variety
of caterpillars. Some appear sleek, with a squishy skin, while others appear ...
Caterpillars have a segmented body consisting of a head, a thorax (with three
pairs of jointed legs with ... Each different caterpillar stage is called an instar.
These tubules are called 'spiracles', and inside the body they connect together ...
These caterpillars have spiny bristles or long fine hairs that will irritate anything ...
Aug 29, 2014 ... Hickory Tussock caterpillars have bristles (hairs) that break off and ... but causes
an allergic reaction to a substance called urishiol in the plant.
These tubules are called spiracles, and inside the body they connect together
into a ... These caterpillars have spiny bristles or long fine hair-like setae with ...
for preserving caterpillar specimens ... intermediate stage called the pupal .....
back and thin white stripes along each side; bristles are long; caterpillar thrashes.
Jan 18, 2016 ... The different instars a caterpillar goes through. ... colors and possibly grown hairs
, maybe with tufts called "pencils" or even spines or bristles!
Aug 17, 2016 ... Indeed, the hairs on stinging nettle (Urtica dioica), which are called ... hairs may
be divided into two groups: long, flexible hairs; or stout bristles.
Nature: The caterpillar of the Giant Leopard Moth, Hypercompe scribonia (
formerly Ecpantheria scribonaria), is coverd by shiny black bristles that are ... This
process--called "urtication"--is analogous to a bee sting, except that the poison is