Spotted Apatelodes Sightings

Order: Lepidoptera Family: Bombycidae Genus: Apatelodes Species: Apatelodes torrefacta

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Common Name: Spotted Apatelodes
Species: Apatelodes torrefacta
Record#: 727
Date Sighted: 2011-09-25 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Spotted Apatelodes in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Small wooded area in suburbs.
Comment : Was quite small, about 2.5cm long. Spotted in the evening on back deck. Medial lashes on dorsum and abdominal segments.


 
Common Name: Spotted Apatelodes
Species: Apatelodes torrefacta
Record#: 728
Date Sighted: 2011-09-18 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Spotted Apatelodes in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Next to Papermill Lake
Comment :


 
Common Name: Spotted Apatelodes
Species: Apatelodes torrefacta
Record#: 369
Date Sighted: 2010-09-14 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Spotted Apatelodes in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Meadows and forest along Cole Harbour Heritage Trail
Comment : This hairy yellow caterpillar was about 4cm long, long black lashes on dorsum and abdominal, black chevrons above spiracles.