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Southern Armyworm Caterpillars

Spodoptera eridania


Small caterpillars. Green.


Feeding on okra leaves.


These masses of caterpillars were abundant on my tomatoes and green beans this spring. Now they're back on the okra.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Southern armyworm caterpillars
Spodoptera eridania southern armyworm - Spodoptera eridania (Stoll)

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1 Comment

tomk3886 9 months ago

Thanks ornithoptera, Did you know what they were from experience?

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States

Spotted on Aug 11, 2020
Submitted on Aug 11, 2020

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