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Sawfly larvae on Field bindweed - Sphacophilus cellularis

Sawfly larvae on Field bindweed - Sphacophilus cellularis
Atco, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
June 27, 2013
Size: 10mm?
Molted and now they have orange head.

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head color
Sometimes color changes in later instars. Or, its possible the head is paler right after molting but will darken later. I wasn't aware of changes in this species. Thanks for showing this.

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