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Lobelia Dagger Moth

Acronicta lobeliae

Description:

A kind of caterpillar. I would like to know the species and what it would transform into.

Notes:

Found in a parking lot damaged.

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3 Comments

Ghent Alden
Ghent Alden 6 years ago

Yes ForestDragon, it looked like it was hurting. It was in a parking lot where I spotted it.

Thanks for the link!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 6 years ago

Though it is a bit worse for wear, I believe this is likely to be a Lobelia Dagger Moth caterpillar, Acronicta lobeliae. http://bugguide.net/node/view/3679

Hema
Hema 6 years ago

looks like a moth caterpillar.

Ghent Alden
Spotted by
Ghent Alden

Illinois, USA

Spotted on Aug 22, 2015
Submitted on Aug 25, 2015

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