Eastern Tent Caterpillar on Indian Strawberry

An Eastern Tent Caterpillar, walking across some Indian Strawberry plants:


This little guy was not a very willing participant in my nature photography.

He kept moving the entire time.

Eastern Tent Caterpillar

This is fairly common around here.  It is the Eastern Tent Caterpillar (Malacosoma Americanum).




They live in nests like these in trees:

Click here for a link to a Wikipedia article on them if you would like to learn more.

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