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Photo#43526
Speckled Green Fruitworm larva - Orthosia hibisci

Speckled Green Fruitworm larva - Orthosia hibisci
Town of Baileys Harbor, Hidden Corners Sanctuary, Door County, Wisconsin, USA
May 22, 2002
Eggs were laid by female April 19, 2002, two hatched April 27, 2002, fed Choke Cherry (Prunus virginiana). One died. Surviving larvae ate for 25 days, which is when this photo was taken (May 22, 2002). On May 23, 2002 it just died, never formed a pupa.

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Speckled Green Fruitworm - Orthosia hibisci - female Speckled Green Fruitworm larva - Orthosia hibisci