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Photo#57842
Caterpillar - Schizura concinna

Caterpillar - Schizura concinna
Loxohatchee, Florida, USA
June 12, 2006

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Looks like one of Wagner's
Schizura concinna, p.311 of Caterpillars of Eastern North America(1). Red head and hump, and wavy yellow and white pinstriping are the characteristics he lists - and yours is even in the same defensive pose as his photo. For another color variation, and comments, see



We need an adult picture for the guide - could you capture this and rear it?

 
Moved
to guide page.