Specimen NO. 917 | Saddleback Caterpillar
Adult beetles hunt caterpillars. Several accounts associate the presence of these beetles with the demise of cankerworms and the end of their devastating outbreaks in natural forest settings.
to the Museum of York County
for their generous permission to paint right there in their Naturalist Center—so I could experience these beautiful creations up close and personal.
Specimen NC 2269
Hunter Ground Beetle
oil & gold leaf on wood
3.25 x 5.25 in