Moth caterpillar

Explore the incredible world of moth caterpillars, from their unique appearance to their fascinating life cycle. Get inspired by stunning photos and learn how to identify different species.
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Caterpillar Shepherd

It was her final act. Taken for dead, she had been pinned to a Styrofoam board. Her wings were locked in place with more pins and wax paper. It seemed pointless, but she did it anyway. Andrew my friend showed me his recent trophy. A beautiful Polyphemus, silk moth. As he recounted how he obtained this prize, I noticed a cluster of eggs at the tip of the moth's abdomen. I had tried several times to rear butterflies and moths, but each time had failed. Two weeks later, seven teen caterpillars…

Anne-Catherine Robinson