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Spotting

Description:

This caterpillar was found feasting on a ghost orchid (Dendrophylax lindenii) flower bud.

Habitat:

Pond apple and pop ash slough in south Florida

1 Species ID Suggestions

lyh19
lyh19 9 years ago
America Dagger Moth
Acronicta americana Acronicta americana


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5 Comments

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

wonderful first spotting on Noah - Welcome to the Project!

MarioCisneros
MarioCisneros 9 years ago

Would like to get the caterpillar identified, I believe it's some type of tiger moth.

MarioCisneros
MarioCisneros 9 years ago

Haha...definitely!

craigwilliams
craigwilliams 9 years ago

Cordon Bleu tastes that caterpillar!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Amazing! Please consider adding this to my mission, Moths of the Americas!
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8841...
Thanks!

MarioCisneros
Spotted by
MarioCisneros

Florida, USA

Spotted on Jun 26, 2012
Submitted on Jun 27, 2012

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