Megalopyge crispata Puss Caterpillar IT STINGS
This brown hairy oval eating the leaf is a Puss Caterpillar. IT STINGS - DO NOT TOUCH THEM!
Do Not Touch! This Puss Moth Caterpillar STINGS.
I've been told how painful it is to brush bare skin against one of these puss caterpillars, so despite not having photos of this moth, I drew the line at bringing this one home to raise. Should I happen across another, perhaps I'll reconsider. I'd like to see the Megalopyge crispata moth it will become.
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