All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

Well, these are what the caterpillars in the previous photo turned into! Talk about eating yourself out of house and home, this ravenous mass of Milkweed Tussock Moth larvae devoured every leaf on one stalk of milkweed (26 leaves  ) and a seed pod, the...
Well, these are what the caterpillars in the previous photo turned into! Talk about eating yourself out of house and home, this ravenous mass of Milkweed Tussock Moth larvae devoured every leaf on one stalk of milkweed (26 leaves ) and a seed pod, then they moved to other nearby plants. In all, so far, they have eaten nearly 50 leaves!

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