Tussock moth caterpillar in Maryland - Dasychira vagans
Howard County, Maryland, USA August 12, 2007 Size: 10 mm
Photo 1 of 3. I rescued this caterpillar from a spider strand on a maple tree. It was along a small stream near the Patuxent River. I think it's one of the Tussock moths, perhaps genus Dasychira. Am I on the right track? Any idea which species?
Contributed by June Tveekrem on 12 August, 2007 - 6:07pm Last updated 30 December, 2008 - 5:58pm
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