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Orange-barred Sulphur Caterpillar

Phoebis philea

Description:

This caterpillar was on this plant for several days. I found this species on this plant several times before last year as well, as Cassia is the Orange-barred Sulphur caterpillar's host plant.

Habitat:

Cassia in a suburban yard next to a forest


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1 Comment

It is beautiful, Machi.
It is the longest caterpillar I have ever seen.
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/478...

Machi
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Machi

Florida, USA

Lat: 28.89, Long: -82.57

Spotted on Jul 26, 2015
Submitted on Aug 10, 2015

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