CLOSED: Bugs are legion this year.

Magnolia, TX(Zone 9a)

Puss moth or maybe kin to it? This one can hustle, he wasn't sitting still for me.

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Minot, ND

This is a tussock moth caterpillar in the genus Halysidota - see https://www.insectidentification.org/insect-description.asp?identification=Banded-Tussock-Moth for an example.

Magnolia, TX(Zone 9a)

Stinging as a descriptor....thanx for the id and info! Have noticed a few adults as well.

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