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yellowish caterpillar - Depressaria radiella

yellowish caterpillar - Depressaria radiella
Neuville, Quebec, Canada
July 26, 2017
Size: 21 mm
found on yellow flowers, a bunch of them were on the same flowers

Lucky it was evening
Don't try that on a sunny day!

On Pastinaca?

Be careful, that plant has a phototoxin which will blister your skin if you get the plant juice on you and then expose it to sunlight. Don't go into Pastinaca without long sleeves and gloves.

How lucky am I?! I spent the whole evening looking for these in these flowers without long sleeves and gloves and my skin haven't blister! And I checked and it really was that plant you're talking about.

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