LYMANTRIINAE, EREBIDAE, NOCTUOIDEA
(Photo: Don Herbison-Evans, Concord, New South Wales)
This Caterpillar was found wandering about on a path. The caterpillar was dark brown and hairy, with a pale mark on the thorax, and a longer pale mark on abdominal segments six and seven. It had two sparse black hair pencils sticking out diagonally from each side of its head. It had a length of about 2 cms.
(updated 13 October 2001, 2 September 2017)