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10 Outrageously Cute Insects and Arachnids

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Owl Moth

Owl moths get their name by virtue of the peculiar pattern on their wings. Spread out, they resemble an owl’s face—from the "eyes" to mimicked feather texture. There’s millions of them out there to be sure, but this guy right here looks like E.T.! (It’s cute, but seriously, stash the Reese’s Pieces if you know what's good for you.)

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