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Leconte's Haploa Caterpillar - Haploa lecontei Black caterpillar with tufts and yellow markings. <br />
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Habitat: Spotted on a bridge crossing a river Geotagged,Haploa lecontei,Lecontes haploa,Spring,United States,caterpillar Click/tap to enlarge

Leconte's Haploa Caterpillar - Haploa lecontei

Black caterpillar with tufts and yellow markings.

Habitat: Spotted on a bridge crossing a river

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''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 19, 2019. Captured Mar 24, 2019 13:51 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/8.0
  • 1/256s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm