Small Parasa, Smaller Parasa (Parasa chloris)

Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Limacodidae
Genus: Parasa
Species: chloris

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Glouster, Ohio

Members' Notes:

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On Jan 20, 2007, DiOhio from Corning, OH (Zone 6a) wrote:

WARNING: The slug caterpillar to this moth has tufts of stinging spines.

The slug caterpillar has a green form and a red form.

Host plants are apple, dogwood, elm, oaks, birches, and many others.

One generation.