Look Who Is Eating the Carrot Greens!

17 Jun

Look who is eating the carrot green!

Focus on the carrot top in the center of the photo.

It’s fuzzy–and small–but I’m fairly certain it is

an early stage black swallowtail, the first instar larva.

Must be an early stage black swallowtail, the first instar larva. http://www.naba.org/chapters/nabanj/butterflies/black_swallowtail.html

Welcome little fella! I’m looking forward to watching

you get fat on the carrot leaves!

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One Response to “Look Who Is Eating the Carrot Greens!”

  1. sansley June 17, 2014 at 10:47 PM #

    Oooh — how exciting! I can’t wait to check tomorrow morning!!!!

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