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Silk moth (Automeris zugana) sequence 1 of 2, photographed on a white background in mobile field studio, Cordillera de Talamanca mountain range, Caribbean Slopes, Costa Rica.  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Silk moth (Automeris zugana) sequence 1 of 2, photographed on a white background in mobile field studio, Cordillera de Talamanca mountain range, Caribbean Slopes, Costa Rica.
Silk moth (Automeris zugana) sequence 2 of 2, with wings open to reveal eyespots, a means of deterring predators, photographed on a white background in mobile field studio, Cordillera de Talamanca mou...  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Silk moth (Automeris zugana) sequence 2 of 2, with wings open to reveal eyespots, a means of deterring predators, photographed on a white background in mobile field studio, Cordillera de Talamanca mou...
Bolas spider (Dicrostichus furcatus / Ordgarius furcatus) female with bolas, a blob of silk at end of line used to swing at prey, only used by females. Bolas spiders also produce pheromones of specifi...  -  Jiri Lochman
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Jiri Lochman / Bolas spider (Dicrostichus furcatus / Ordgarius furcatus) female with bolas, a blob of silk at end of line used to swing at prey, only used by females. Bolas spiders also produce pheromones of specifi...
Apollo silkmoth (Ceranchia apollina) close up of cocoon showing silk fibres, originating from Madagascar. Captive.  -  Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Apollo silkmoth (Ceranchia apollina) close up of cocoon showing silk fibres, originating from Madagascar. Captive.
Cricula silkmoth (Cricula trifenestrata) close up of cocoon showing silk fibres originating from Southeast Asia. Captive.  -  Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Cricula silkmoth (Cricula trifenestrata) close up of cocoon showing silk fibres originating from Southeast Asia. Captive.
Silk moth (Saturniidae) cocoon, used in textile production, photographed on a white background. Maroantsetra, Northeast Madagascar.  -  Alex Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Silk moth (Saturniidae) cocoon, used in textile production, photographed on a white background. Maroantsetra, Northeast Madagascar.
Oleander hawkmoth caterpillar showing eye spots for defense {Daphnis nerii}  -  Ingo Arndt
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Ingo Arndt / Oleander hawkmoth caterpillar showing eye spots for defense {Daphnis nerii}
Mottled umber moth (Erannis defoliaria) caterpillar hanging down on silk thread from Oak leaf, Hertfordshire, England, UK, May  -  Andy Sands
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Andy Sands / Mottled umber moth (Erannis defoliaria) caterpillar hanging down on silk thread from Oak leaf, Hertfordshire, England, UK, May
Oak processionary moth (Thaumetopoea processionea) nest of larvae on bark of Oak tree. Note silk trail going up tree. Surrey, UK. July.  -  Adrian Davies
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Adrian Davies / Oak processionary moth (Thaumetopoea processionea) nest of larvae on bark of Oak tree. Note silk trail going up tree. Surrey, UK. July.
Silk Moth (Arsenura rebeli) female in cloud forest, Manu Biosphere Reserve, Peru. November.  -  Alex  Hyde
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Alex Hyde / Silk Moth (Arsenura rebeli) female in cloud forest, Manu Biosphere Reserve, Peru. November.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillars and webs on Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillars and webs on Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar and webs on Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar and webs on Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar and webs on Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar and webs on Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar on fine thread of silk attached to Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar on fine thread of silk attached to Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar hanging from Box (Buxus sp) leaves. Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar hanging from Box (Buxus sp) leaves. Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar feeding on Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillar feeding on Box (Buxus sp). Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) hanging from silk thread. Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) hanging from silk thread. Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillars feeding on Box (Buxus sp), webs across branches. Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillars feeding on Box (Buxus sp), webs across branches. Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillars feeding on Box (Buxus sp), webs across branches. Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.  -  Daniel  Heuclin
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Daniel Heuclin / Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) caterpillars feeding on Box (Buxus sp), webs across branches. Native to East Asia. Invasive species in Europe.
Pine processionary moth (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) caterpillar silk nest, France.  -  Klein & Hubert
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Klein & Hubert / Pine processionary moth (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) caterpillar silk nest, France.
Pine Processionary Caterpiller (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) silk tent, in pine trees in the Sierra Nevada mountains of southern Spain. May 2011  -  Ashley Cooper
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Ashley Cooper / Pine Processionary Caterpiller (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) silk tent, in pine trees in the Sierra Nevada mountains of southern Spain. May 2011
Lackey moth (Malacosoma neustria) caterpillars on silk tent shrouding a bush they are defoliating, Cornwall, UK, April.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Lackey moth (Malacosoma neustria) caterpillars on silk tent shrouding a bush they are defoliating, Cornwall, UK, April.
Pine processionary caterpillar (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) hanging from its silk tent, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, February.  -  Lorraine Bennery
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Lorraine Bennery / Pine processionary caterpillar (Thaumetopoea pityocampa) hanging from its silk tent, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France, February.
Boxwood butterfly caterpillar (Cydalima perspectalis) hanging by silk thread, caterpillar hanging on his wire, Isere, France, April.  -  Lorraine Bennery
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Lorraine Bennery / Boxwood butterfly caterpillar (Cydalima perspectalis) hanging by silk thread, caterpillar hanging on his wire, Isere, France, April.
Boxwood butterfly caterpillar (Cydalima perspectalis) hanging by silk thread, caterpillar hanging on his wire, Isere, France, April.  -  Lorraine Bennery
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Lorraine Bennery / Boxwood butterfly caterpillar (Cydalima perspectalis) hanging by silk thread, caterpillar hanging on his wire, Isere, France, April.
Polyphemus moth (Antheraea polyphemus) photographed on white. New Brunswick, Canada, July.  -  Nick Hawkins
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Nick Hawkins / Polyphemus moth (Antheraea polyphemus) photographed on white. New Brunswick, Canada, July.
Eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum) massed together  in defensive silk tent.  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum) massed together in defensive silk tent.
Eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum) in defensive silk tent.  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum) in defensive silk tent.
Eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum), larvae in nest  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum), larvae in nest
Eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum)  nest.  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Eastern tent caterpillar (Malacosoma americanum) nest.
Eastern tent caterpillars (Malacosoma americanum) in silk tent.  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Eastern tent caterpillars (Malacosoma americanum) in silk tent.
Eastern tent caterpillars (Malacosoma americanum), Florida, USA.  -  Visuals Unlimited
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Visuals Unlimited / Eastern tent caterpillars (Malacosoma americanum), Florida, USA.
Bolas spider (Dicrostichus furcatus / Ordgarius furcatus) female with bolas, a blob of silk at end of line used to swing at prey, only used by females. Bolas spiders also produce pheromones of specifi...  -  Jiri Lochman
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Jiri Lochman / Bolas spider (Dicrostichus furcatus / Ordgarius furcatus) female with bolas, a blob of silk at end of line used to swing at prey, only used by females. Bolas spiders also produce pheromones of specifi...
Silkworm cocoons (Bombyx mori), Sohra Market, Cherrapunji. Meghalaya,  North East India, October 2014.  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Silkworm cocoons (Bombyx mori), Sohra Market, Cherrapunji. Meghalaya, North East India, October 2014.
Silkworm caterpillars (Bombyx mori) for sale as food, Sohra Market, Cherrapunji. Meghalaya, North East India.  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Silkworm caterpillars (Bombyx mori) for sale as food, Sohra Market, Cherrapunji. Meghalaya, North East India.
Silk worms (Bombyx mori) raised for silk, Khasi Tribe. Meghalaya, North East India, October 2014.  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Silk worms (Bombyx mori) raised for silk, Khasi Tribe. Meghalaya, North East India, October 2014.
Man feeding Silk worms (Bombyx mori) raised for silk, Khasi Tribe. Meghalaya, North East India, October 2014.  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Man feeding Silk worms (Bombyx mori) raised for silk, Khasi Tribe. Meghalaya, North East India, October 2014.
Silkworms (Bombyx mori) for sale in market for food, Apatani Tribe, Ziro Valley, Himalayan Foothills, Arunachal Pradesh.North East India, November 2014.  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Silkworms (Bombyx mori) for sale in market for food, Apatani Tribe, Ziro Valley, Himalayan Foothills, Arunachal Pradesh.North East India, November 2014.
Scorched wing moth (Plagodis dolabraria) caterpillar, putting down silk as it moves, Hertfordshire, England, UK. August  -  Andy Sands
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Andy Sands / Scorched wing moth (Plagodis dolabraria) caterpillar, putting down silk as it moves, Hertfordshire, England, UK. August
Eastern spruce budworm (Choristoneura fumiferana) 6th instar larva abseiling on silk thread, Quebec, Canada, July.  -  Paul Williams
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Paul Williams / Eastern spruce budworm (Choristoneura fumiferana) 6th instar larva abseiling on silk thread, Quebec, Canada, July.
Eastern spruce budworm (Choristoneura fumiferana) 6th instar larva abseiling on silk thread, Quebec, Canada, July.  -  Paul Williams
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Paul Williams / Eastern spruce budworm (Choristoneura fumiferana) 6th instar larva abseiling on silk thread, Quebec, Canada, July.
Wild Silk Moth Caterpillar (Saturniidae) Yasuni National Park, Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador, South America  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Wild Silk Moth Caterpillar (Saturniidae) Yasuni National Park, Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador, South America
Wild Silk Moth Caterpillar (Saturniidae) Yasuni National Park, Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador, South America  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Wild Silk Moth Caterpillar (Saturniidae) Yasuni National Park, Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador, South America
Wild Silk Moth Caterpillar (Saturniidae) Yasuni National Park, Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador, South America  -  Pete Oxford
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Pete Oxford / Wild Silk Moth Caterpillar (Saturniidae) Yasuni National Park, Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador, South America
Tree bumblebee (Bombus hypnorum) crawling over silk nest produced by wax moths (Galleriinae) in an old bird's nest, garden hedge, Somerset, UK, August.  -  John Waters
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John Waters / Tree bumblebee (Bombus hypnorum) crawling over silk nest produced by wax moths (Galleriinae) in an old bird's nest, garden hedge, Somerset, UK, August.
Tree bumblebee (Bombus hypnorum) crawling over silk nest produced by wax moths (Galleriinae) in an old bird's nest, garden hedge, Somerset, UK, August.  -  John Waters
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John Waters / Tree bumblebee (Bombus hypnorum) crawling over silk nest produced by wax moths (Galleriinae) in an old bird's nest, garden hedge, Somerset, UK, August.
Silk worm (Bombyx mori) cocoons at a weaving centre in Luang Prabang, Laos, March 2009.  -  David Noton
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David Noton / Silk worm (Bombyx mori) cocoons at a weaving centre in Luang Prabang, Laos, March 2009.
Silk worm (Bombyx mori) cocoons at a weaving centre in Luang Prabang, Laos, March 2009.  -  David Noton
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David Noton / Silk worm (Bombyx mori) cocoons at a weaving centre in Luang Prabang, Laos, March 2009.
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