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Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Cecropia Moth
Accession number : 2008.9
Scientific Name : Hyalophora cecropia
English Name : Cecropia Moth
French Name : Saturnie cecropia
Specimen Nature : freeze-dried
Age or Developmental Stage : carterpillar
Locality Description : Compton (Quebec, Canada)
Date Collected : 8/5/2008

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This green caterpillar has numerous yellow, orange and blue tubercles.

Credits : Musée de la nature et des sciences, Sherbrooke

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