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What is this caterpillar?

Posted by shannon74 (My Page) on
Mon, Apr 4, 11 at 20:24

Hi everyone

I found a light green cat with horizontal white stripes (running head to rear) on my meyer lemon tree. No horn. I was surprised as I have never seen a cat besides GST on my citrus trees. I would like to know what he is AND what he might eat besides lemons, those are for GSTs only around here.

Thanks!
Shannon


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RE: What is this caterpillar?

Sounds like it could be an owlet moth larva, also called a looper caterpillar. There are many kinds of loopers, though, and a photo would help.


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