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Caterpillars eating my cherry tree

Observed: 20th August 2013 By: KevbertKevbert’s reputation in InvertebratesKevbert’s reputation in InvertebratesKevbert’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

A mass of caterpillars are stripping the leaves off my cherry tree. Any ideas what they are ?
Edit...What's not clear in the photos are that their heads a black with a yellow upturned 'V'.

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Species with which Buff-Tip (Phalera bucephala) interacts