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Caterpillars and larvae of the World

Caterpillars and larvae of the World

This mission is to find out what kinds of larvae are where and whether they are beneficial or damaging, safe to handle, and maybe even what they turn into (keeping the main objective larvae). Sign in to join mission

Caterpillars and larvae of the World
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There are many beautiful and unique larva forms such as caterpillars that we never even notice until they turn into something else.

Caterpillars and larvae of the World

Lat: 42.24 Long: -89.04

Recent Spottings

Caterpillar of Cup/Limacodid Moth AlbertKang 10 2 Caterpillar of Cup/Limacodid Moth
Caterpillar SukanyaDatta 4 0 Caterpillar
Spotting Sergio Monteiro 1 1 Spotting
Abbott's Sphinx abcoblentz 2 1 Abbott's Sphinx
Bramble Sawfly larvae Neil Ross 1 0 Bramble Sawfly larvae
Lymantriid moth caterpillar i_munasinghe 1 0 Lymantriid moth caterpillar
tussock moth caterpillar ornithoptera80 2 0 tussock moth caterpillar
Gulf fritillary caterpillar Saturniidae27 1 0 Gulf fritillary caterpillar
Monkey Puzzle larva i_munasinghe 1 0 Monkey Puzzle larva
gypsy moth caterpillar ornithoptera80 2 0 gypsy moth caterpillar
question mark caterpillar ornithoptera80 2 0 question mark caterpillar
Spotting abcoblentz 1 2 Spotting
Rosy Maple Moth caterpillar abcoblentz 1 1 Rosy Maple Moth caterpillar
Blue Tiger Butterfly Caterpillar (Life cycle) SukanyaDatta 4 5 Blue Tiger Butterfly Caterpillar (Life cycle)
Caterpillar LaurenZarate 1 0 Caterpillar
Cloudless Sulphur Caterpillar Machi 2 0 Cloudless Sulphur Caterpillar
Apefly (pupa) i_munasinghe 2 0 Apefly (pupa)
Black Caterpillar LaurenZarate 2 0 Black Caterpillar
Owlet Moth Caterpillar CindyBinghamKeiser 2 2 Owlet Moth Caterpillar
The Common Mime Larvae i_munasinghe 3 2 The Common Mime Larvae
Common Mormon Larvae i_munasinghe 1 0 Common Mormon Larvae
Pale Brown Hawk Moth i_munasinghe 1 3 Pale Brown Hawk Moth
Spotting Machi 4 0 Spotting
Punk Caterpillar Tukup 13 17 Punk Caterpillar
Euselasia caterpillars Sergio Monteiro 4 0 Euselasia caterpillars
White-lined Sphinx Moth Caterpillar CindyBinghamKeiser 5 2 White-lined Sphinx Moth Caterpillar
Cloudless Sulphur Caterpillar Machi 1 0 Cloudless Sulphur Caterpillar
Fungus Gnat Larvae Christine Y. 4 1 Fungus Gnat Larvae
Saturnid caterpillar Sergio Monteiro 7 0 Saturnid caterpillar
Red Postman Caterpillar Gilma Jeannette Ospino Ferreira-Norman 2 4 Red Postman Caterpillar
Spotting Sergio Monteiro 2 1 Spotting
Mealybug Machi 4 0 Mealybug
Long-fringed Bark Moth caterpillar Mark Ridgway 4 2 Long-fringed Bark Moth caterpillar
Moth,Caterpillar of Parasa joanae Gilma Jeannette Ospino Ferreira-Norman 10 7 Moth,Caterpillar of Parasa joanae
Spotting Sergio Monteiro 4 3 Spotting
Limantriid caterpillar Sergio Monteiro 1 0 Limantriid caterpillar
Yellownecked Caterpillar Christine Y. 4 0 Yellownecked Caterpillar
Forest Tent Caterpillars Tukup 2 0 Forest Tent Caterpillars
Purple Carrot-seed Moth Caterpillar Christine Y. 1 0 Purple Carrot-seed Moth Caterpillar
Erebid caterpillar Sergio Monteiro 1 0 Erebid caterpillar
Chestnut-streaked Sailor (life cycle) SukanyaDatta 1 3 Chestnut-streaked Sailor (life cycle)
Saturnid caterpillar Sergio Monteiro 5 1 Saturnid caterpillar
Caterpillars AlbertKang 6 0 Caterpillars
Spotted Tussock Moth Larva LaurenZarate 3 0 Spotted Tussock Moth Larva
Saturnid caterpillar Sergio Monteiro 3 1 Saturnid caterpillar
Lime butterfly caterpillar TajSALDO 2 0 Lime butterfly caterpillar
Puss Caterpillar Oscar Neto 5 2 Puss Caterpillar
Caterpillar LaurenZarate 1 0 Caterpillar
Slug Moth Caterpillar LaurenZarate 9 1 Slug Moth Caterpillar
Spotting Machi 2 2 Spotting

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