Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#150806
Caterpillar - Papilio polyxenes

Caterpillar - Papilio polyxenes
Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado, USA
October 7, 2007
Size: 3.5cm
Host plant is dill weed.

Images of this individual: tag all
Caterpillar - Papilio polyxenes Caterpillar - Papilio polyxenes

Moved
Moved from Black Swallowtail.

Yep, black swallowtail.
Yep, black swallowtail.

Caterpillar
Black Swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes)

Looks
like some type of swallow tail butterfly cat...they love dill
you should keep it until it turns to a butterfly and see exactly which butterfly it is.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.