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Another common name for the Bagworm Moth is "case moths", but this is just as well used for the case-bearers (Colephoridae). The names refer to the habits of caterpillar of these two families, which build small protective cases in which they can hide.
On a leaf in the protected wetlands area of North Point State Park, MD.
Spotted on Jun 2, 2013
Submitted on Jun 7, 2013