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Spiny Oakworm - Anisota stigma

Spiny Oakworm - Anisota stigma
The Middle Moors, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, USA
August 18, 2012
Size: 1.5 inches
Found on Scrub Oak.

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Spiny oakworm?
Could it be a spiny oakworm (Anisota stigma)?

 
yes, it could.
I have never seen one before, but it sure looks right. Thanks!