Well-Nigh Wordless Wednesday: The Moth Formerly Known as Woolly Bear Caterpillar

It’s woolly bear caterpillar time!  I haven’t seen as many this year as I have the past couple of falls, but there have a been a few out and about.  Ever wondered what they look like as adults?  This is it:

Isabella tiger moth

Isabella tiger moth

Gorgeous, aren’t they?  They’re pretty big too, so it’s always a treat to come across one at my porch light.

Anyone else seeing woolly bears/woolly worms around recently?

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13 thoughts on “Well-Nigh Wordless Wednesday: The Moth Formerly Known as Woolly Bear Caterpillar

  1. A friend asked me about this just a week or two ago when we saw one. I’ll have to forward this post on so he’ll see it. You mentioned that they’re actually quite large. What size are they, since there’s no reference to it in the photo. (Just wondering so I can keep my eyes open.)

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