Large Wood Nymph - Cercyonis pegala
|Size||2 - 2¾"|
|Egg||Ribbed keg shaped egg. Light yellow in color.|
|Caterpillar||Fuzzy - Yellow/Green with 4 light stripes and 2 red tails.|
|Host / Food||Grasses|
|Habitat||Open Woodlands, meadows and waterways, roadsides and thickets.|
|Range||Husonian Zone in Canada south through Great plains and Eastern USA to Mexico.|
AKA "Blue - eyed Grayling". Fond of rotten fruit.