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Great Southern White Caterpillars

Ascia monuste monuste


Gray and yellow stripped caterpillars with black spots that have little hairs coming out of them.


Radish plants in a vegetable garden.


I collected one of the pupae from these to see what it turned into. You can check out the other spottings with the pupa and adult here, and Higher resolution images can be seen here,

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maplemoth662 a year ago

Beautiful caterpillars....

Found one today in my Garden not on radish plant though.

Provincia Alajuela, Costa Rica

Lat: 11.00, Long: -85.28

Spotted on Sep 2, 2014
Submitted on Sep 14, 2014

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