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Re: Re: What Am I??

  • Subject: Re: Re: What Am I??
  • From: Beverly Robinson <fotofashion@gmail.com>
  • Date: Sun, 7 Jun 2009 18:11:21 -0500

Your County Agent would be able to tell you the scientific name for
the worm. S/he would also be able to tell you an appropriate control
for them if that is what you need.
Beverly A. (Near Houston, TX)

On Sun, Jun 7, 2009 at 6:05 PM, Dana Brown<ddbro@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
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> LOL, we call them wooly worms too!  I agree that they are not tent
> caterpillars.  They are always on the ground, never in trees.  I was just
> hoping to find their real name <GRIN>
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> Thanks!!
>
>
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> Dana
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>
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> Dana D. Brown
> Director ASI
> AIS, ASI, MIS, RIS, SPIS, TBIS
> Malevil Iris Gardens & Kennels
> www.malevil-iris.com
> Lubbock, TX  79403
> Zone 7 USDA, Zone 10 Sunset
> ddbro@sbcglobal.net
> Home of
> Merrimac's Amarula CGC, TDI
> Ch, Merrimac The Agean CGC, TDI, CD, RA
>
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>
> ________________________________
>
> From: iris-photos@yahoogroups.com [mailto:iris-photos@yahoogroups.com] On
> Behalf Of flatnflashy
> Sent: Sunday, June 07, 2009 6:02 PM
>
> To: iris-photos@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: [iris-photos] Re: What Am I??
>
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>
>
> --- In iris-photos@yahoogroups.com, "Dana Brown" <ddbro@...> wrote:
>>It is not a tent caterpillar. Those are black with lengthwise stripes and
>> relativly fewer bristles than your specimen.
>
> Your speciment reminds me of what we call "wooly worms". WW's are reportedly
> good indicators of weather for the upcoming winter, depending on the amount
> of dark/white stripes.
>
> but I'm sure there are any number of species that are not wooly worms that
> have the bristles like that.
>
> christian
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>> What kind of caterpillar am I? These come from light creamy yellow to very
>> dark black? Anyone have a name for me?
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>> Thanks,
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>>
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>> Dana
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>> Dana D. Brown
>> Director ASI
>> AIS, ASI, MIS, RIS, SPIS, TBIS
>> Malevil Iris Gardens & Kennels
>> <BLOCKED::http://www.malevil-iris.com> www.malevil-iris.com
>> Lubbock, TX 79403
>> Zone 7 USDA, Zone 10 Sunset
>> <mailto:ddbro@...> ddbro@...
>> Home of
>> Merrimac's Amarula CGC, TDI
>> Ch, Merrimac The Agean CGC, TDI, CD, RA
>>
>>
>>
>> iownadog2.jpg vote image by judy72649
>>
>
>

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