Host of a herbivore or parasite species

Datatype: taxon
Created by: jenningseec jenningseec

Observations specifying this field

Observation Host Plant ID

Photos / Sounds

What

Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

Observer

rattyexplores

Date

March 2024

Description

01/03/24
Trying again.


Records
Larva
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/200888924

Previous attempt
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/199625641

Hostplant: Cordyline fruticosa

  Ti (Cordyline fruticosa)

Photos / Sounds

What

Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

Observer

rattyexplores

Date

March 2024

Description

01/03/24
Seen similar looking caterpillars before:
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/199625641
First time seeing on Citrus.


Records
Larva
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/200888925

Hostplant: Citrus japonica

  Kumquat (Citrus japonica)

Photos / Sounds

What

Geometer Moths (Family Geometridae)

Observer

rattyexplores

Date

March 2024

Description

01/03/24
First caterpillar taken in. Realized it had parasite eggs, but I'm going to raise it anyway.


Records
Larva
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/200888927

Previous sightings
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/83724829

Hostplant: Phyllanthus cuscutiflorus

  Phyllanthus cuscutiflorus

Photos / Sounds

What

Geometer Moths (Family Geometridae)

Observer

rattyexplores

Date

March 2024

Description

Yet another caterpillar I found. Currently raising this species:

Hostplant: Phyllanthus cuscutiflorus

  Phyllanthus cuscutiflorus

Photos / Sounds

What

Geometer Moths (Family Geometridae)

Observer

rattyexplores

Date

March 2024

Description

01/03/24
Accidentally took two caterpillars in, I'll raise both.


Records
Larva
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/200888931

Previous sightings
https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/83724829

Hostplant: Phyllanthus cuscutiflorus

  Phyllanthus cuscutiflorus

Photos / Sounds

What

Plant Bugs (Family Miridae)

Observer

rattyexplores

Date

March 2024

Description

Hostplant: Phyllanthus cuscutiflorus

  Phyllanthus cuscutiflorus

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rattyexplores

Date

March 2024

Description

Hostplant: Hibiscus sp.

  Hibiscuses (Genus Hibiscus)
  Jukti (Wattakaka volubilis)

Photos / Sounds

What

Tawny Coster (Acraea terpsicore)

Observer

gs5

Date

February 28, 2024 07:25 AM IST
  Passiflora 'Soi Fah' (Passiflora incarnata × laurifolia)

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Swallowtails (Genus Papilio)

Observer

gs5

Date

February 23, 2024 08:39 AM IST
  Key Lime (Citrus × aurantiifolia)

Photos / Sounds

What

Tailed Jay (Graphium agamemnon)

Observer

gs5

Date

February 23, 2024 09:00 AM IST
  False Ashoka (Monoon longifolium)

Photos / Sounds

What

Spot Swordtail (Graphium nomius)

Observer

gs5

Date

February 2024

Place

Private

Description

Female looking to lay eggs on False Ashoka plant.

Previous observation here was two years ago..

https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/111410291

  False Ashoka (Monoon longifolium)

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Crow Butterfly (Euploea core)

Observer

paulmathi

Date

February 28, 2024
  Figs (Genus Ficus)

Photos / Sounds

What

Blackthorn Blister Moth (Lyonetia prunifoliella)

Observer

gonodactylus

Date

July 8, 2023 04:07 PM CDT
  Paper Birch (Betula papyrifera)
Insects

Photos / Sounds

What

Insects (Class Insecta)

Observer

etantrah

Date

February 21, 2024 03:40 PM EST

Description

gall on Randia aculeata?

  White Indigoberry (Randia aculeata)
Insects

Photos / Sounds

What

Insects (Class Insecta)

Observer

etantrah

Date

February 21, 2024 03:49 PM EST

Description

stem gall on Sideroxylon reclinatum

  Florida Bully (Sideroxylon reclinatum)

Photos / Sounds

What

Cabbage Bud Gall Midge (Lonicerae russoi)

Observer

chyroptera

Date

February 24, 2024 03:22 PM PST

Description

Galls on pink honeysuckle

  Pink Honeysuckle (Lonicera hispidula)
Fungi

Photos / Sounds

What

Fungi Including Lichens (Kingdom Fungi)

Observer

rachelwillins

Date

February 25, 2024 10:21 AM PST
  Oregon Oak (Quercus garryana)

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Baron (Euthalia aconthea)

Observer

bhagwatn

Date

October 28, 2023 10:08 AM IST
  Oriental Cashew (Semecarpus anacardium)

Photos / Sounds

What

Balsam Twig Aphid (Mindarus abietinus)

Observer

eric-schmitty

Date

January 7, 2024 04:26 PM MST
  Subalpine Fir (Abies lasiocarpa)

Photos / Sounds

What

Poplar Vagabond Aphid (Mordwilkoja vagabunda)

Observer

eric-schmitty

Date

January 7, 2024 04:17 PM MST
  Trembling Aspen (Populus tremuloides)

Photos / Sounds

What

Balsam Twig Aphid (Mindarus abietinus)

Observer

eric-schmitty

Date

January 7, 2024 04:14 PM MST
  Subalpine Fir (Abies lasiocarpa)
Fungi

Photos / Sounds

What

Fungi Including Lichens (Kingdom Fungi)

Observer

eric-schmitty

Date

January 6, 2024 03:20 PM MST
  Bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi)
Fungi

Photos / Sounds

What

Fungi Including Lichens (Kingdom Fungi)

Observer

kzoebel

Date

February 27, 2024 10:02 AM CST

Description

Erupting from the petiole and leaf veins of a fallen Liquidambar styraciflua leaf.

  American Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua)

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth (Malacosoma americana)

Observer

bugbaer

Date

May 29, 2023 06:30 PM EDT

Description

Multiple old tents

  Black Cherry (Prunus serotina)

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth (Malacosoma americana)

Observer

bugbaer

Date

May 29, 2023 06:34 PM EDT

Description

Old tent

  Black Cherry (Prunus serotina)

Photos / Sounds

What

Blackberry Knot Gall Wasp (Diastrophus nebulosus)

Observer

kent_ozment

Date

February 29, 2024 02:08 PM EST

Description

Gall on Rubus

  Brambles (Genus Rubus)

Photos / Sounds

What

Large Creosote Gall Midge (Asphondylia auripila)

Observer

frankgolden

Date

February 29, 2024 01:14 PM PST
  Creosote Bush (Larrea tridentata)

Photos / Sounds

What

Large Creosote Gall Midge (Asphondylia auripila)

Observer

jilldevito

Date

February 29, 2024 12:48 PM MST

Description

On creosote branch.

  Creosote Bush (Larrea tridentata)

Photos / Sounds

What

Winged and Once-winged Insects (Subclass Pterygota)

Observer

birdingtexan

Date

February 29, 2024 04:55 PM CST
  Coneflowers (Genus Ratibida)
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Comments

We have a field already for host plant use here: https://www.inaturalist.org/observation_fields/254

Ideally, that should be used instead of creating a new duplicate one.

Posted by silversea_starsong over 6 years ago

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