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Notodontidae, Gray Furcula - Furcula cinerea

Notodontidae, Gray Furcula - Furcula cinerea
Saylorville WMA, Boone County, Iowa, USA
July 15, 2021
July 7, 2021: sawfly larvae collected on Willow, Salix sp., and adjacent Cottonwood, Populus deltoides, by M. Leoschke.


As often happens when Mark collects insect larvae on native plants (and extra host plants), there is more in the collection that originally thought.

July 13, 2021: Gray Furcula larva
and a Viceroy larva


July 17, 2021: a second furcula larva (but I won't say what happened to it)
and a spent leaf mine


July 22, 2021: adult Caloptilia stigmatella


August 21, 2021: adult Grey furcula

Batch rearing (of almost 2)

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