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Rosy Maple Moth - Hodges#7715 - Dryocampa rubicunda

Rosy Maple Moth - Hodges#7715 - Dryocampa rubicunda
VCU Rice Center, Charles City County, Virginia, USA
June 6, 2014
Dryocampa rubicunda (Rosy Maple Moth - Hodges#7715)

I am learning about bugs. Is
I am learning about bugs. Is the 'hair' actually silk? What a beautiful insect.

 
Not an expert
but I think not silk, I don't touch it - on some moths they wear off and eventually get "bald".

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