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0 0 Initiation of pupation ?

Initiation of pupation ?

by UdayMadhya Pradesh, India

is it initiation of pupation ?

1 4 Mourning Cloak Butterfly

Mourning Cloak Butterfly

by Nann Hudson FlowersBranson, Missouri, USA

Caterpillar just beginning to pupate.

0 1 Tawny Coster

Tawny Coster

by pamsaiMaharashtra, India

First stage of Pupation

13 9 Oleander Hawk Moth caterpillar

Oleander Hawk Moth caterpillar

by AkshiKandy CP, Sri Lanka

just before pupation

0 0 Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

by MirnaMantecaHermosillo, Sonora, Mexico

About to pupate.

1 0 Moth Caterpillar

Moth Caterpillar

by Hema ShahConcord, California, USA

Ready to pupate.

0 0 Monarch Butterfly Pupation

Monarch Butterfly Pupation

by Bernadette SBaltimore, Maryland, USA

video of monarch butterfly larva pupating

2 0 Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (pupating)

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (pupating)

by doreen.chambers.14Vermont, USA

brown prior to pupating.

3 2 Ladybird


by frankdaalestrupDenmark

Ladybird larvae started to pupate!

6 9 Spotting


by ToshimiDowakiสระบุรี, Saraburi, Thailand

Larvae pupate in? Or, cradle of spider?

0 0 Pipevine Swallowtail

Pipevine Swallowtail

by Dragonfly WomanRaleigh, North Carolina, USA

Pupated on the patio, underneath the roof.

0 0 Woolly Bear Caterpillar

Woolly Bear Caterpillar

by DeannaBroderickConnecticut, USA

Pupates into the Isabella Moth

0 0 Spotting


by AmandaMontanhini

Megalopygidae found eating Arecaceae. Took 3 months inside the cocoon to

3 0 American lappet moth (larva)

American lappet moth (larva)

by Jacob GorneauNew York, USA

Found walking along the sidewalk, apparently ready to

8 1 Orange-barred Sulphur

Orange-barred Sulphur

by MachiFlorida, USA

Getting ready to pupate. See my recent ...

0 0 Buckeye caterpillar

Buckeye caterpillar

by KarenLFranklin, Tennessee, USA

3/4" long caterpillar about to pupate on ...

0 1 Tobacco hornworm (Carolina sphinx moth)

Tobacco hornworm (Carolina sphinx moth)

by AliMikulyukWisconsin, USA

Late instar, engaged in wandering behaviour prior to

3 2 Hector's swallowtail larva

Hector's swallowtail larva

by asergioCuritiba, Paraná, Brazil

It was firmly attached to a leaf by both ends. Maybe it was preparing to

2 2 Spotting


by U₫@¥Bhusawal, India

caterpillar before

0 2 Black swallowtail caterpillar (pre-pupal phase)

Black swallowtail caterpillar (pre-pupal phase)

by KarenLFranklin, Tennessee, USA

Preparing to pupate

0 0 Black Swallowtail

Black Swallowtail

by brettpimOttawa, Ontario, Canada

Pupated on 1/Aug emerged from pupa on 11/Aug

0 0 Spicebush Swallowtail caterpillar

Spicebush Swallowtail caterpillar

by Ty SchultzVan Buren Township, Michigan, USA

Last instar, nearing pupation.

1 0 Spotting


by Sergio MonteiroCuritiba, Paraná, Brazil

This small caterpillar was covered by a silk "blanket". Maybe it is going to ...

3 0 Spotting


by Mohammad Yasin ChowdhuryChittagong (চট্টগ্রাম), Chittagong District, Bangladesh

I found this guy on a hammer in a cupboard kept outside....... it had

1 1 Golden Birdwing Pupa

Golden Birdwing Pupa

by LennyWorthingtonจังหวัดชัยภูมิ, Thailand

45 mm

2 0 Azure butterfly

Azure butterfly

by MartinLBrisbane, Queensland, Australia

A bright metallic blue butterfly. This insect was found as a caterpillar and ...

0 0 Unknown Caterpillar

Unknown Caterpillar

by ForestDragonVirginia, USA

Geometrid caterpillar getting ready to find a place to

0 0 Caterpillar


by tomk3886Florida, USA

Small pale green caterpillar with white spots.On cedar shingle. possibly ready ...

0 0 Banded Tussock Moth Caterpillar

Banded Tussock Moth Caterpillar

by J New York, USA

August ended with the pupation of this ...

4 0 Black swallowtail caterpillar (final instar preparing to pupate)

Black swallowtail caterpillar (final instar preparing to pupate)

by KarenLFranklin, Tennessee, USA

a day lily bud in order to pupate.

1 2 Giant Leopard Moth caterpillar

Giant Leopard Moth caterpillar

by kunzahNew York, USA

A black caterpillar hanging on a twig. It was wiggling upside down so much; ...

0 0 Spicebush Swallowtail

Spicebush Swallowtail

by ursulavPittsboro, North Carolina, USA

Caterpillar of the Spicebush Swallowtail.

0 0 Noctuid Moth

Noctuid Moth

by Johan HeynsLesedi Local Municipality, Gauteng, South Africa

Found a worm crawling up a wall 2 months ago. Thought it was going to

0 0 Spotting


by PatrickWareABQ, New Mexico, USA

caterpillar pupated in the jar. This ...

1 2 Beginning of pupation - plain Tiger

Beginning of pupation - plain Tiger

by KrishnaMurthy-KKerala, India

Beginning of pupation. I think its pupa of ...

4 0 Monarch Caterpillar

Monarch Caterpillar

by Mandy HollmanCalifornia, USA

This caterpillar has attached itself a wire fence, to

4 2 Pupa


by SukanyaDattaKolkata, West Bengal, India

Green. I think this is in the first stages of

8 5 Weird Moth Pupation Technique

Weird Moth Pupation Technique

by LaurenZarateSan Cristóbal, Chiapas, Mexico

pupated under a secreted mat. It is a ...

5 2 Catepillar


by dungeonmasterShuDurban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Found 2 of these in my garden this evening... they seem to be preparing to ...

0 2 Autunm gum moth

Autunm gum moth

by martinl3765, Victoria, Australia

Green larvae with two white dots

3 7 Anise Swallowtail Caterpillar 1st Stage of Pupation

Anise Swallowtail Caterpillar 1st Stage of Pupation

by misako.hillEmeryville, California, USA

The anise swallowtail caterpillar in my garden has begun to

0 0 Anise Swallowtail Caterpillar Preparing to Pupate

Anise Swallowtail Caterpillar Preparing to Pupate

by misako.hillEmeryville, California, USA

One of the Anise Swallowtail Caterpillars on the fennel plant in my garden is ...

0 1 Kurrajong bag moth

Kurrajong bag moth

by martinlVictoria, Australia

Small bright yellow moth with characteristic brown stripes.

2 1 Spotting


by asergioCuritiba, Paraná, Brazil

This caterpillar was either preparing to mold or to

0 5 Spotting


by paisleydesignTallahassee, Florida, USA

Small caterpillars found near grape vine, grouped together; likely

0 0 Evergreen Bagworm

Evergreen Bagworm

by VictoriaShirleyAiken, South Carolina, USA

This is the Cocoon. The caterpillar will carry the cocoon around until it is ...

1 2 Longhorn beetle pupa

Longhorn beetle pupa

by Ignacio GamboaSan José, Costa Rica

I found some beetle larvae, about a month ago. This is the first one who

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