Caption: Close-up of the silk tent in which the caterpillars of the pine processionary moth (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) live. The caterpillars live communally in this structure, emerging at night in a long single file line to feed on pine needles. The caterpillars are a major pest of pine and cedar plantations. Filmed in Sicily, Italy.

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Pine processionary caterpillar tent

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Duration: 00:00:15.02

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