Cabbage Looper

cabbage looperCabbage Looper

Scientific name: Trichoplusia ni (Hubner)
(Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)

Facts: The cabbage looper is a green caterpillar with white stripes down the back. They have only three pairs of fleshy prolegs (legs on the abdomen) and loop when crawling. They grow to 1 1/4 inches long. Adults are a brown moth with sucking mouthparts.

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