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enter image description hereI found this caterpillar on my balcony in Athens, Greece. It's growing quite fast, eating about a leaf per day, choosing new baby leaves.

Please let me know what it is! Does it turn to a butterfly or moth?

Found this caterpillar on my balcony, please let me know what it is!!

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I believe this is probably a geometer moth relative because it seems to have only two pairs of prolegs rather than the usual five.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geometer_moth

Note that not all moths are necessarily ugly or poisonous.

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  • It is growing rapidly, and almost getting a green hue to it's body!
    – Jo Jo
    Apr 16, 2018 at 15:27

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