Binomial name. Pyrrharctia isabella (JE Smith, 1797). Synonyms. Phalaena
isabella Smith, 1797; Pyrrharctia californica Packard, 1864. The Isabella Tiger
Moth (Pyrrharctia isabella) can be found in m...
Nature: The caterpillar of the Giant Leopard Moth, Hypercompe scribonia (
formerly ... in the name of gaining better understanding of our local moth
population. ... Fortunately, soon after we let it go the black, fuzzy caterpillar
crawled into a patch ...
Jun 24, 2016 ... The black swallowtail caterpillar eats the leaves of carrots and other ... tussock
moth, I think the wooly bear moth looks much cooler as a caterpillar. .... give the
insect its common name because early entomologists thought it ...
Other less frequently seen hairy species and those with extraordinary tufts can ...
There are no densely hairy butterfly caterpillars in the British Isles but several
very ... and moorland and not associated with oak trees as its name would
I am in Princeton, too, and saw a yellow furry caterpillar w/ black spikes on my .....
P.S. --- I called it Jesse, because it is a unisex name, and i am not sure of it's ...
Jun 1, 2010 ... While some species can be overlooked, due to their small size or .... would be
hard pressed to name an insect more beautiful than the luna moth. ... Description:
The woolly bear is a fuzzy, orange and black caterpillar that ...
Oct 8, 2010 ... Black caterpillar with bright red head and legs, and yellow spots (Azalea
caterpillar) ..... Hairy Black and orange (Salt Marsh Moth caterpillar).
Most insect taxonomy has been performed using the adult forms, so basically the
only sure way to determine the ... black and hairy, with 2 red knobs on the tail.
The saddleback moth caterpillar, Sibine stimuli, pictured above has a 'face' ...
While it looks cute and fluffy this is the most dangerous stinging caterpillar in the
US. ... The stinging rose caterpillar (Parasa indetermina) is very appropriately
named. ... easy to spot because of its red head, with a black back and the yellow ...
Every caterpillar species have specific plants they like to feed on called the "host
plant", so knowing the name of the host plant that the caterpillar is on can often
help ... Black-rimmed Prominent MOTH ... Hairy and Slightly Hairy Caterpillars:.