Lots of fuzzy baby caterpillars here in the lab. Right now these two species look pretty similar, but the differences will start accumulating in the next few instars. Currently they are less than a week old. The first two photos are the babies from this post!
Posted on July 10, 2013, in Acronicta, Acronictinae, Invertebrates, Lepidoptera, Noctuidae and tagged Acronicta americana, Acronicta caterpillars, Acronicta hastulifera, baby caterpillars, fuzzy caterpillars. Bookmark the permalink. 8 Comments.