In a recent post on caterpillar cannibalism we invited others to share their testimonials of seeing caterpillars eat their brethren eggs or caterpillars. Edith Smith of Shady Oak Butterfly Farm sent along the following photos that rival a science fiction movie. Thanks, Edith for sharing the gory–but informative–photos.
- Caterpillar Cannibalism, Part I
- Part I: How to Raise Monarch Butterflies at Home
- Part II: More Tips on Raising Monarch Caterpillars and Butterflies at Home
- Butterfly FAQ: How to Tag a Monarch Butterfly
- Tropical Milkweed: To Plant it or Not is No Simple Question
- Oh Those Crazy Chrysalises: Caterpillars in Surprising Places
- Butterfly FAQ: Is it OK to Move a Chrysalis? Yes, and here’s how to do it
- Should You Bring in a Late Season Caterpillar into Your Home?
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