Prickly caterpillar (Scorpiurus muricatus)

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Prickly caterpillar fact file

Prickly caterpillar description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderFabales
FamilyLeguminosae
GenusScorpiurus (1)

Information on the prickly caterpillar (Scorpiurus muricatus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Prickly caterpillar status

The prickly caterpillar has not yet been classified by the IUCN.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. GBIF Portal (July, 2011)
    http://www.gbif.org
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Prickly caterpillar flower  
Prickly caterpillar flower

© Valter Jacinto

Valter Jacinto
Faro,
Portugal
valterj@yahoo.com
http://www.flickr.com/photos/valter

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