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Green Oak Caterpillar - Nadata gibbosa

Green Oak Caterpillar - Nadata gibbosa
Fort Bragg, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
July 8, 2005
A green speckled caterpillar with a yellow subdorsal longitudinal line and brown spiracles.

Nadata gibbosa
seems like a great fit. This fits the description of N. gibbosa in Wagner (1) page 288 very well. Large head, anal plate edged with yellow

Pupae overwinter
The pupae overwinter (1). There are two broods in the South though. If this is the first brood, I'm guessing you'll probably see an adult in a matter of weeks.

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