2019 May 15 morning
Jeremy Tatum writes: It won’t be long now before we start to see Lorquin’s Admiral butterflies. Here is a caterpillar of one from near Blenkinsop Lake this morning. I usually find them on Ocean Spray, Willow or Crabapple. This one is on Black Hawthorn.
Lorquin’s Admiral Limenitis lorquini (Lep.: Nymphalidae) Jeremy Tatum
And another familiar caterpillar from the same location, on Willow, the White Satin Moth:
White Satin Moth Leucoma salicis (Lep.: Erebidae – Lymantriinae) Jeremy Tatum