Calleta Silkmoth Eupackardia calleta

Male and female. Although small for a Saturnid moth, they are nevertheless beautifully patterned. The male has a band of chestnut brown stipples inside its hindwing margin.

Name: Calleta Silkmoth

Latin: Eupackardia calleta

Family: Saturniidae

Origin: Texas

Food plant: Privet

Calleta silkmoth caterpillar Eupackardia calleta
Calleta Silkmoth caterpillar showing prolegs