Diamond-back Moth Caterpillar Plutella xylostella

Diamond-back Moth caterpillar
Diamond-back Moth caterpillar
Diamond-back Moth caterpillar
Many moth names seem unapplicable to the adult moth since they are named after the appearance or habits of the caterpillar. However, the Diamond-back Moth is named after the adult moth while the caterpillar is a non-descript small green larva.
Diamond-back Moth caterpillar
Diamond-back Moth caterpillar
The caterpillar of the Diamond-back Moth can be a pest to cabbage plants.