Caterpillar Identification Guide

American Lady (Vanessa virginiensis) caterpillar

Common Name: Gulf Fritillary

Genus-Species: Agraulis Agraulis vanillae

Host Plants: Host plants are Passion Vine and Passion Flower.

Habitat: Open areas, parks, and gardens.

Comments: The Gulf Fritillary is a rare stray to Wisconsin, having been reported from only three counties.