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Caterpillars in San Antonio, Tx. The month of October - Heterocampa astartoides

Caterpillars in San Antonio, Tx. The month of October - Heterocampa astartoides
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
October 8, 2008
Any help would be greatly appreciated. This caterpillar was found walking on the deck rail in October 2008.

Moved

See discussion on image 395728
Mike says that he has heard that astarte is not found in Texas. We'll try to pursue this.

Its a:
species of Prominent moth. Thats as close as I can get with this one.

 
Wonder if it might be close to Machele's
Astarte Prominent Moth -- Heterocampa astarte, here

 
Caterpillar ID
I believe you have definitely nailed. This is the caterpillar on the deck.
Thanks