The balcony observer's report- Moth larva (Dasychira mendosa) 基斑毒蛾

by Tsao T-F May. 07, 2018 592 views
Dasychira mendosa, also known as brown tussock moth or hairy tussock moth, on my balcony in Taichung, Taiwan

Dasychira mendosa, also known as brown tussock moth or hairy tussock moth, on my balcony in Taichung, Taiwan

基斑毒蛾,又稱柑毒蛾,幼蟲頭部紅色,左右有2叢長型毛束

基斑毒蛾,又稱柑毒蛾,幼蟲頭部紅色,左右有2叢長型毛束

背上有4叢白色毛斑,背中央有一條白色縱斑,體背有像紅寶石般的瘤刺,鮮艷美麗

背上有4叢白色毛斑,背中央有一條白色縱斑,體背有像紅寶石般的瘤刺,鮮艷美麗

正在啃食馬拉巴栗(Pachira aquatica)的嫩葉

正在啃食馬拉巴栗(Pachira aquatica)的嫩葉

腹部前節有一白一黑的毛叢,像船槳

腹部前節有一白一黑的毛叢,像船槳

結蛹,可惜最後沒有羽化成功

結蛹,可惜最後沒有羽化成功

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Heike 1 year, 5 months ago

A beautiful hairy creature !

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Tsao T-F Replied to Heike 1 year, 5 months ago

blush

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