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EENY 449: American lady, American painted lady, Vanessa virginiensis (Drury) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Nymphalinae)

Figure 4. Larva of the American lady, Vanessa virginiensis (Drury). In some larvae, the median black band is much wider so that the larvae appear to be black with narrow yellow lines.

Credit: Jerry Butler, University of Florida