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 ...
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 ...
Caterpillars are nicknamed “eating machines” since all they do is eat, eat and eat
! ... now and grown hair, have different colors, bristles, tufts called “pencils,” or ...
Aug 29, 2014 ... Hickory Tussock caterpillars have bristles (hairs) that break off and ... If the next
day the bird feels itchy or ill, does it remember what it ate the ...
Sep 16, 2009 ... Some species of caterpillars have urticating hairs which can cause extreme
itching, skin ... How does one come into contact with the hairs?
Many caterpillars have hairs or spines. In contact with ... Symptoms occur when
the setae or spines contact human skin. Pain ... (Any kind of tape will do.) Pull up