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Leconte's Haploa Caterpillar Black caterpillar with tufts and yellow markings. It was about 3 cm long.  Geotagged,Haploa lecontei,Leconte's Haploa,Leconte's Haploa Caterpillar,Lecontes haploa,Spring,United States,caterpillar,larva,moth caterpillar,moth larva Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

''Haploa lecontei'' is a moth of the family Erebidae. It is found from Nova Scotia to Georgia, west to Manitoba through Arkansas. The wingspan is 36–50 mm. The larvae feed on various plants, including apple, blackberry, peach, spearmint, and trembling aspen.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Christine Young
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Uploaded Apr 2, 2018. Captured Mar 31, 2018 11:08 in 80 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/128s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm