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Insect photography – The Atlas Moth Caterpillar

The Atlas Moth Caterpillar is considered to be the largest caterpillar known. It grows up to 5 inches in length before going into a pupae state. When it emerges, it becomes the largest known moth. This species shown here is resident in the region but quite rare.

PHOTO NOTES: EOS7D with 100mm f2.8.

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