VISUAL INDEX:

THE CATERPILLAR LAB LIFE HISTORY GUIDE

Saturniidea of the New England Region    

TAXONOMIC INDEX:

Family:  Saturniidae   

(giant silk moths, royal moths, oak worms, bucks, and ios) 

Subfamily:  Saturniinae   

(giant silk moths)

Subfamily:  Ceratocampinae   

(royal moths, oak worm moths, rosy maple moth) 

Subfamily:  Hemileucinae   

(buck moths and io moths)

The Caterpillar Lab fosters greater appreciation and care for the complexity and beauty of our local natural history through live caterpillar educational programs, research initiatives, and photography and film projects. We believe that an increased awareness of one’s local environment is the foundation on which healthy and responsible attitudes towards the broader natural systems of this world is built.

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