Photo by Melody
Are you ready? It's time for our 14th annual photo contest! Enter your best pictures of the year, for a chance to win a calendar and annual subscription here. Hurry! Deadline for entries is October 21.

Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: What's eating my Easter Cactus

Communities > Forums > Insect and Spider Identification
bookmark
Forum: Insect and Spider IdentificationReplies: 7, Views: 114
Add to Bookmarks
-
AuthorContent
PanamonCreel
Celaya
Mexico
(Zone 10a)


August 4, 2003
3:39 PM

Post #603971

It tried the branch routine but I didn't fall for it.

Thumbnail by PanamonCreel
Click the image for an enlarged view.

mark
Antrim, Northern Ire
United Kingdom
(Zone 8b)

August 4, 2003
6:36 PM

Post #604162

must be a caterpillar judging from the poo. slugs can cause a lot of damage too
Moda127
Morristown, NJ
(Zone 6a)

August 5, 2003
1:14 AM

Post #604478

Do slugs poo too? lol! my bad!
For real it does look like caterpiller damage
PanamonCreel
Celaya
Mexico
(Zone 10a)


August 5, 2003
1:28 AM

Post #604498

Yep it's a cat
Actually the perpetrator is in the picture, can you see him :)?
mark
Antrim, Northern Ire
United Kingdom
(Zone 8b)

August 5, 2003
7:56 AM

Post #604954

It crossed my mind if that was he but I think it was a root
PanamonCreel
Celaya
Mexico
(Zone 10a)


August 5, 2003
3:16 PM

Post #605217

Here another pic with a slight location change of the culprit.
What a disguise :)

Thumbnail by PanamonCreel
Click the image for an enlarged view.

mark
Antrim, Northern Ire
United Kingdom
(Zone 8b)

August 5, 2003
3:40 PM

Post #605240

yep sure is one of those moth capterpillars that hides during the day by pretending to be a twig.
crimsontsavo
Crossville, TN
(Zone 7a)

August 7, 2003
1:48 PM

Post #607499

It's an Inch Worm.:D...arent they so sweet when they eat your beloved plants?:P...SQUISH HIM!!!!!!!

You cannot post until you register and login.


Other Insect and Spider Identification Threads you might be interested in:

SubjectThread StarterRepliesLast Post
SOLVED: Tiny Red Critters Angel 26 Apr 26, 2014 7:18 AM
SOLVED: Do you know what kind of Spider this is? dignbloom 55 Aug 18, 2012 4:36 PM
SOLVED: green caterpillar xox_kitkat_xox 4 Jan 24, 2010 9:05 PM
SOLVED: Name this insect? Dinu 16 Oct 19, 2008 2:54 PM
SOLVED: Red Spider about the diameter of a penny gardenwife 24 Oct 10, 2009 10:41 AM


We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America