Good bug? Bad bug?

Discussion in 'Celebrate Biodiversity' started by Debby, Nov 17, 2009.

  1. Debby

    Debby Active Member 10 Years

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    See pic: This critter is on the wrapping we placed around our ornamental cherry to catch winter moths. Should we be saving it from getting stuck in the Tanglefoot? What is it?

    Debby
     

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    Junglekeeper Esteemed Contributor 10 Years

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    It's a beauty!
     
  4. Debby

    Debby Active Member 10 Years

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    Thanks, smivies. Must be the Western Tiger Swallowtail, eh? We'll leave it alone and enjoy watching it develop.
     
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    How big is it?

    Thks
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  6. Debby

    Debby Active Member 10 Years

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    The caterpillar is about an inch-and-a-half long.
     

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