Ewww! What are those caterpillars?

Dallas in having an infestation of forest tree caterpillars right now. You will see these beautiful 1 1/2 inch caterpillars especiallya round oak trees – both live oaks and the large-leaf oaks. Unlike the common tent caterpillar you will see later in the summer, that makes the dense web at the outer ends of branches, often in pecan trees, these tent caterpillars make their webs on the trunks. And while…

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