Saddleback caterpillar

Saddleback caterpillar

Taxobox | name = Saddleback Caterpillar |
| image_width = 240px | image_caption = | regnum = Animalia | phylum = Arthropoda | classis = Insecta | ordo = Lepidoptera | superfamilia = Zygaenoidea | familia = Limacodidae | genus = "Sibine" | species = "S.
((Taxobox | name = Saddleback Caterpillar |
| image_width = 240px | image_caption = | Regnum = animal ia | phylum = artrópodos a | classis = insectos a | Ordo = Lepidoptera | superfamilia = Zygaenoidea | familia = Limacodidae | género ="Sibine"|
" especies = S.
stimulea" | binomial = "Sibine stimulea" The saddleback caterpillar, "Sibine stimulea", is the larva of a species of moth native to eastern North America. stimulea" | binomial ='Sibine stimulea)) El" 'saddleback oruga,"Sibine stimulea", es la larva de una especie nativa de la polilla oriental de [América del Norte] ] . The species belongs to the family of slug caterpillars, Limacodidae. La especie pertenece a la familia de las orugas babosa, Limacodidae. It is also known as the "packsaddle". The caterpillars are primarily green with brown at either end, and a prominent, white-ringed brown dot in the center which resembles a saddle hence the name. También es conocida como la "albarda". Las orugas son principalmente verde con marrón, ya sea en fin, y un destacado, blanco y marrón anilladas punto en el centro que se asemeja a un silla de ahí el nombre. They feed on a large variety of plants, and the adults are dark brown, stout-bodied moths. Ellos se alimentan de una gran variedad de plantas, y los adultos son de color marrón oscuro, de cuerpo sólido polillas. In Florida, they are known to feed on ornamental palms such as the Adonidia merrilli (Christmas palm). These caterpillars have a pair of fleshy "horns" at either end, and these, like much of the body, bear urticating hairs that secrete an irritating venom. En Florida, que se sabe que se alimentan de las palmas ornamentales, tales como la Adonidia merrilli (palma de Navidad). Estas orugas tienen un par de carnosos "cuernos" en los extremos, y estos, al igual que gran parte del cuerpo, tienen [urticating cabello] ] s que segregan un irritante veneno. Stings can be very painful. Picaduras pueden ser muy dolorosas. They can cause swelling, nausea, and leave a rash that can last for days. Ellos pueden causar hinchazón, náuseas, y dejar una erupción que puede durar días. Individuals with sensitive skin are cautioned against coming into contact with them as the reaction can be more severe than the typical reaction. Las personas con piel sensible se advirtió en contra de que entren en contacto con ellos como la reacción puede ser más grave que la reacción típica. [ [] ] If you come in contact with the stinging hairs, the experience is much like a bee sting. [ [] Si entran en contacto con el escozor de pelos, la experiencia es muy similar a una picadura de abeja. To remove the hairs quickly, place a piece of cellophane tape (or whatever kind of tape you have at hand) over the spot and remove it quickly - the hairs will stick to the tape. Para eliminar los pelos más rápidamente, coloque un pedazo de cinta adhesiva (o cualquier tipo de cinta que tiene a mano) en el terreno y eliminar rápidamente - los pelos se adhieren a la cinta. The sooner you do this, the less effect the sting will have. =External links= * * Reflist moth-stub Cuanto antes lo haga, menos efecto tendrá picadura. = = Enlaces externos * * http://www.uky .edu/Ag/Entomology/entfacts/misc/ef003.htm ((Reflist)) ((-polilla talón))

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