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Photo#900911
Caterpillar - Campaea perlata

Caterpillar - Campaea perlata
Allison Park, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
March 14, 2014

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Moved
Moved from Fall Cankerworm Moth.

I'm sold on it after looking a little closer, thanks Jennifer. I also posted an adult so seems very likely.

Pale Beauty?
What are the chances this is actually Campaea perlata? See http://bugguide.net/node/view/720961/bgimage

 
That does look very close indeed
I suppose we need to see if it also has those little prolegs on A5. Thanks for your input.

Moved
Moved from Faded Gray.

I can see why the description says "bewilderingly variable in coloration"!

But maybe you shouldn't have trusted us!
We zoomed in on your image and noticed the extra pair of prolegs on A5! As we understand it, that makes this Alsophila pometaria. Same reference, page 27

Geometroid Caterpillars

Moved
Moved from Butterflies and Moths.

Thanks, I can't find any reference but I trust your judgement.

Looks to be a good match for
Stenoporpia polygrammaria

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