Larva of Acronycta Aceris Taken Out of its Cocoon
This caterpillar uses its own hair to fortify the cocoon. This is a representation of what the caterpillar looks like after removing all its hair.
GalleriesLepidoptera: Moths and Butterflies
Hazlitt Alva Cuppy PH.D., Editor Beauties and Wonders of Land and Sea (Springfield, OH: Mast, Crowell & Kirkpatrick, 1895)