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Meriansborstel Dutch vernacular name based on the paintbrush-like caterpillar, in honour of entomology artist Anna Maria Sibylla Merian<br />
<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maria_Sibylla_Merian" rel="nofollow">https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maria_Sibylla_Merian</a> Calliteara,Calliteara pudibunda,Caterpillar,Lepidoptera,Lymantriidae,Pale tussock Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Meriansborstel

Dutch vernacular name based on the paintbrush-like caterpillar, in honour of entomology artist Anna Maria Sibylla Merian
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maria_Sibylla_Merian

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''Calliteara pudibunda'' is a moth of the family Lymantriidae. It is found in Europe and Anatolia.

The Dutch common name for the moth is named for famous butterfly and insect painter Anna Maria Sibylla Merian.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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