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Species Acronicta impleta - Yellow-haired Dagger - Hodges#9257

Acronicta impleta Furry Catpillar - Acronicta impleta Yellow-haired Dagger Moth caterpillar - Acronicta impleta Still small... - Acronicta impleta Bizarre caterpillar - Acronicta impleta another spikey caterpillar - Acronicta impleta Catepilar sp - Acronicta impleta Large Caterpillar - Acronicta impleta
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Acronictinae
Genus Acronicta (Dagger Moths)
Species impleta (Yellow-haired Dagger - Hodges#9257)
Hodges Number
Larvae feed on Ulmus, Acer, Betula, Salix and Quercus species.
Larvae hought to mimic tussock moths (e.g Dasychira, Orgyia)
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