Can you help to identify this caterpillar? – Identified

Revised:

It is possibly but not yet confirmed:

Family: Notodontidae

Species: Atrasana postica

Found on: Dombeya rotundifolia (family Sterculiaceae) leaf Length: + 2.5cm long Date: 25 April 2011 (Early autumn) Locality: Barberton, South Africa Note the eggs of a parasytic wasp on the body of the caterpillar.

This caterpillar looks like candy or ‘Liquorice All Sorts’

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