Slug caterpillar

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Same as Slugworm.

See also: Slug

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This slug caterpillar is bright orange for a good reason.
Stinging spines protect slug caterpillars (Limacodidae) from multiple generalist predators.
Among a group known as slug caterpillars, there are small larval moths also known in Venezuela as "gusano-pollo" (Megalopyge opercularis), which belong to the Megalopygida family.