SHEILA DUNNING: What the ’Devil’ is that?

The hickory horned devil is a blue-green colored caterpillar, about the size of a large hot dog, covered in long black thorns. They are often seen feeding on the leaves of deciduous forest trees, such as hickory, pecan, sweetgum, sumac and persimmon.For about 35 days, the hickory horned devil continuously eats, getting bigger and bigger… … Read More