Checkered White Caterpillar and Chrysalis

Subject:  Unknown Caterpillar/Chrysallis Geographic location of the bug:  Coryell County, TX Date: 05/04/2019 Time: 12:05 AM EDT Your letter to the bugman:  Hello! Hope you are both well. It was quite exciting to discover this little caterpillar attaching itself to a Kiowa Pecan sapling after a rainstorm. I’ve been getting photos of the chrysallis each … Read more

Cloudless Sulphur Caterpillar

Subject:  Cloudless Sulphur Caterpillar in Mount Washington Location:  Mount Washington, Los Angeles, California February 28, 2016 We were shocked to see this bright yellow caterpillar meandering across the patio.  We immediately recognized a Cloudless Sulphur Caterpillar, Phoebis sennae, but we do not have any Cassia growing anywhere near.  Where did it come from?  We checked … Read more