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Caterpillars of Pacific Northwest
Forests and Woodlands

Elpiste lorquinaria [Geometridae]

Body may be either green or brown; prominent lateral yellow band and faint yellow longitudinal markings are consistent in both body colors. This species is common on red alder and willow from June through August.

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