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Insects/Bugs/Bees/Butterflies - Bagworm Moth
Class:Insecta Order:Lepidoptera Family:Psychidae


Bagworm Moth. Genus and species vary in this family of Bagworm Moths. They are named for the ornate cases they build around themselves with secreted and collected materials. Though males eventually abandon their bags in search of females, most females will remain with their bag, from which they can mate and lay eggs. Very startling to see this large worm-like creature emerge from what looked like a bit of mulch. Equally amazing to see it dragging the casing around.

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