This intriguing caterpillar was photographed on a sunny, late summer morning in Grapevine, Texas. The caterpillar is surprisingly small at approximately 0.5in/1cm in length.

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County Tarrant
City Grapvine
Date September 25, 2011
Time of Day Morning
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Clear
Habitat Residential-Single Family
Type of Behavior Stationary
Gender Uncertain
Maturity Larva
Observer James P.
Main Article Spiny Oak Slug Moth Observation Location