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Spotting

Habitat:

We found this caterpillar in the middle of a street close to Prospect Park

Notes:

Green caterpillar with stick color face

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2 Comments

It looks similar but this one didn't have any hair and the rings weren't as marked as the Polyphemus moth. We should have taken a better picture!

KeithRoragen
KeithRoragen 8 years ago

I think this is probably a Polyphemus Moth caterpillar - Antheraea polyphemus.
http://bugguide.net/node/view/427

NYC, New York, USA

Spotted on Aug 2, 2012
Submitted on Aug 16, 2012

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