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Superfamily Bombycoidea - Silkworm, Sphinx, and Royal Moths

Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both

Caterpillar - My hero - Eats Chinese privet! - Apatelodes torrefacta Spotted Apatelodes caterpillar - Apatelodes torrefacta fuzzy yellow caterpillar - Apatelodes torrefacta Fuzzy yellow with 3 orange with black tip spikes and 6 smaller black spike between, red feet - Apatelodes torrefacta Apatelodes torrefacta - Spotted Apatelodes? - Apatelodes torrefacta Fuzzy Found in Marietta Ga USA - Apatelodes torrefacta White Caterpillar - Apatelodes torrefacta Spotted Apatelodes - Apatelodes torrefacta

Abbott's Sphynx caterpillar - Sphecodina abbottii Ello Sphinx - Erinnyis ello Fourth instar walnut sphinx - Amorpha juglandis The spice must flow. Miniature Ceratomia catalpae Slender Clearwing - Hemaris gracilis Probably Manduca rustica Unidentified caterpillar - Eumorpha vitis

2nd and 3rd instar cecropia larvae - Hyalophora cecropia Cecropia Moth Caterpillar - Hyalophora cecropia caterpillar - Citheronia regalis Caterpillar - Hemileuca maia Actias luna Cecropia caterpillars, second instar on left, late first instar on right. - Hyalophora cecropia Callosamia promethea Unthoughtful Spiny Oakworm Moth mother - Anisota stigma