Smaller Parasa Moth Caterpillar - (Parasa chloris)
The slow-moving, brown Smaller Parasa Moth Caterpillar sluggishly crawls over stems.
The Smaller Parasa Moth Caterpillar can be detailed through the following descriptors for identification:
brown; bristle; short hairs; flat; bumps; spiky.
This caterpillar has been found in the following North American states and territories:
Alabama; Arizona; Arkansas; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Nebraska; New Jersey; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Virginia; West Virginia; Wisconsin
Note that the states/territories listed are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Smaller Parasa Moth Caterpillar as insects typically go where they please, driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.