Emporer Moth Caterpillar
Platysamia cecropia. The caterpillar occurring on a great variety of plants, including many of our fruit-trees and certain small fruits. Its green, and has six rather prominent warts on the thoracic segments, of which four are coral-red in color and the hinder two are yellow, sometimes with a reddish tinge.
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John B. Smith Economic Entomology (Philadelphia and London: J.B. Lippincott Co, 1896)