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(nou) a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth (nou) a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work

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The caterpillar hatches from the egg.

The caterpillar larvae eat detritus.

The caterpillar overwinters in the soil as a pupa.

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