Glyphodes sibillalis – Mulberry Leaftier

Hodges # 5198

Caterpillar foods: presumably mulberry

This species is normally found in the south-eastern US, the West Indies, Central and South America.  (Bugguide)  This is the only one I’ve seen from this far north.

9/20/2016

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3/20/2012  I took this photo in Costa Rica – fun to see the same species in such a different environment.

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