Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

BugGuide is a National Moth Week Partner. How to add your National Moth Week 2021 photos. July 17-25.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Previous events


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#598293
Orange tree friend or foe?

Orange tree friend or foe?
Land O' Lakes, Pasco County, Florida, USA
November 29, 2011
Size: As thin as a hair, about
I found this egg cluster on a leaf of my orange tree, I picked the leaf and put it in tupperware until it hatched, and these babies came out.

Images of this individual: tag all
Orange tree friend or foe? Orange tree friend or foe? Orange tree friend or foe?

Moved
Moved from ID Request.
These are caterpillars of some kind of month in the superfamily Noctuoidea. It's probably safe to say they're not "friends" of your orange tree, but they may or may not cause substantial damage.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.