Furry orange and black Caterpillar

Furry orange and black Caterpillar

Observation - Furry orange and black Caterpillar - Southern Africa. Description: Found on a tree, almost 500 at a time, no apparent cocoon. Suddenly they were falling to the ground dead. A huge graveyard of dead caterpillars lay in a smelling pile at the base of the tree.

Found on a tree, almost 500 at a time, no apparent cocoon. Suddenly they were falling to the ground dead. A huge graveyard of dead caterpillars lay in a smelling pile at the base of the tree.