Saturday, September 10, 2011

Hickory Horn Devil Catarpillar will become a Regal Moth






today while putting up a deer stand in our backyard kent found this regal moth caterpillar...it can get to be a large as a hotdog YIKES...it is beautiful and harmless the colors are amazing...if interested in seeing what it looks like as a moth google regal moth when they are full grown with wings spread it can cover the palm of a man's hand....large & beautiful.

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  1. Just looked at some pics and it looks like a Hickory Horned Devil, and apparently,
    they burrow underground to build their cocoons. they turn into Royal Walnut Moths. We've had several of those on our porch lately (the moths). Cool looking!

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