A large furry greyish-white moth with darker markings. The boldly marked caterpillar rears up when threatened, waving whip-like appendages and spitting formic acid.
- Cerura vinula, family Notodontidae
- It's actually quite rare to see a Puss Moth during the day.
- Puss moth caterpillars are teardrop-shaped.
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