caterpillars - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by ldgollob
June 2, 2010
I had a troop of 1000's of little caterpillars in a clump moving acros hy concrets deck towards the house June 1 what were they? Several clumps existed climbing over each other but moving forward.

Answer from NGA
June 2, 2010
I can't identify them without seeing them but I suspect they were tent caterpillars. Here's a web address for a publication about these caterpillars, including photos. I hope it helps you identify the caterpillars:

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