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Spotted Apatelodes

Apatelodes torrefacta


in field, late summer. Feeding on blackberry.

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Laura B.
Laura B. 6 years ago

I'm afraid I don't have any more pictures, forestdragon, but I think that's it. It certainly looks right. Sources list it as feeding on Prunus species, but apparently other things in the rose family will work as well. Thanks!!

ForestDragon 6 years ago

Perhaps Spotted Apatelodes, Apatelodes torrefacta :

Laura, do you have any other views of this neat caterpillar?

MelissaPhillips 6 years ago

May be a young dagger moth catarpillar

Laura B.
Spotted by
Laura B.

Kentucky, USA

Spotted on Sep 25, 2013
Submitted on Oct 11, 2013

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