Cecropia Moth Caterpillar, Hyalophora cecropia
The Cecropia moth is one of North America's largest native moths.
Like many large moths of the Giant Silk Family, nocturnal adult Cecropia moths are designed only to reproduce, lacking functional mouthparts or digestive system. They do all they eating as a caterpillar.
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From Interesting Insects 2009-2014