020 Bombycidae (Silkworm Moths)

1 Species
Possible Spotted Aptelodes (Apatelodes torrefacta)      Possible  Spotted Apatelodes ,  Apatelodes torrefacta ,  Hodges#7663 caterpillar photographed at Oatka Creek Park near Rochester, NY on  Aug 19, 2007.  It was on the underside of a leaf.   Species Page at BugGuide.net  Although it was identified by an expert, the possibility that this is American Dagger moth ( Acronicta americana ) has not been completely ruled out.  The two caterpillar species look much alike.