Packardia geminata – Jeweled Tailed Slug Caterpillar

Hodges # 4659

Caterpillar foods: leaves of trees and shrubs including birch, hickory, oak and spruce  (Beadle & Leckie)

8/31/2008   This caterpillar was eating the leaves of Wild Black Cherry (Prunus serotina).


same individual – 8/31/2008


6/19/2011  adult came to lights

Packardia geminata 6-19-11 1




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