Caterpillar /ˈkætərˌpɪlər/ is the common name for the larvae of members of the
order ... agricultural produce, whereas the moths are obscure and do no direct
harm. ... ...
The bristles, or setae, are a means of defense for many caterpillars. While the
bristles on some species do not cause irritation, others have urticating hairs that ...
Caterpillars have a segmented body consisting of a head, a thorax (with three
pairs of .... Caterpillars sense touch through tiny hairs (setae) that are all over the
Apr 24, 2013 ... Caterpillars do not have good vision. ... These caterpillars have spiny bristles or
long fine hair-like setae with detachable tips that will irritate by ...
Some caterpillars have tiny bristles or hairs to defend themselves against
predators, either as a sort ... How do butterflies and moths go through
Apr 30, 2015 ... How do caterpillar hairs keep them from getting eaten? Closeup of an Eastern
Tent Caterpillar, Malacosoma americanum showing bristles on the skin. ... There
are a lot of caterpillars which have hairs which are modified to ...
Jun 24, 2012 ... The fuzzy darlings of many a children's book do more than hang out on trees ...
Stinging caterpillars have urticating hairs — hollow bristles that ...
Like all insects, caterpillars do not breathe through their mouths. ... These
caterpillars have spiny bristles or long fine hair-like setae with detachable tips
that will ...
Q: My friends and I have found dozens of caterpillars under the trees in our ...
Caterpillars covered with hair or bristles, with one exception, are rarely
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Oct 6, 2013 ... The hairy green and yellow caterpillars have a black band around ... The brightly
coloured hairs protect them from birds, and other predators. Adult moths do not
feed, but the caterpillars eat oak, birch, lime and hop leaves.