Gigantic caterpillar found in backyard

boomerangsbyVicPublished: December 18, 2014Updated: January 13, 2015489,948 viewsVirality: 4%
Published: December 18, 2014Updated: January 13, 2015

This is one of the biggest caterpillars we have ever seen! User 'boomerangsbyVic' found it on his property and asks the same question we do: Does anybody know what kind of caterpillar this is?!

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    AndrewJames1957 · 1 year ago

    That is a hickory horned devil, moth caterpillar one of the largest in the Americas

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    marvinisit · 24 weeks ago

    I disagree with AndrewJames1957 ... I feel it is more like the Hyalophora cecropia - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyalophora_cecropia