Pyrrharctia isabella


This page was created as part of a collaborative project on for an animal biology course through the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (UWL). You will find a variety of  information about Pyrrharctia isabella as well as links to related outside webpages and other sources.

Pyrrharctia isabella (more commonly known as the woolly bear caterpillar or the isabella tiger moth) is a common organism found throughout North and Central America. Because of its bright colors and distinct coat, the woolly bear caterpillar is one of the few caterpillars many people know by name. We hope this webpage is useful as you explore the many wonderful features of Pyrrharctia isabella!


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