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American Dagger Moth Caterpillar

Acronicta americana

Description:

Densely covered in yellow setae; Thin black setae that resemble "spikes" or "bristles" on abdominals; Dark brown-black face

Habitat:

Deciduous woodlands and forests; North America, east of the Rocky Mountains

Notes:

Aren't poisonous, but are known to cause rashes

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4 Comments

molly.skillman
molly.skillman 8 years ago


keithp2012
keithp2012 8 years ago

And butterfly and moth mission

keithp2012
keithp2012 8 years ago

Perhaps you might want to add this to nature in yellow mission

KellyAndKids
KellyAndKids 8 years ago

Pretty caterpillar!

molly.skillman
Spotted by
molly.skillman

Levittown, New York, USA

Spotted on Jul 20, 2012
Submitted on Jul 20, 2012

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