Related Program: NatureNotes This Caterpillar Stings! By Rudy Mancke • Dec 7, 2017 Related Program: NatureNotes TweetShareGoogle+Email Puss caterpillar. Gerald J. Lenhard, Louisiana State University, Bugwood.org The caterpillar of the Southern Flannel Moth, the Puss caterpillar has bristles that sting. Listen Listening... / 1:00 NatureNotes is a production of South Carolina Public Radio. Tags: NatureNotesNatureSCETV Appscetv.orgTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.