Types of CaterpillarsThis page shows nine Types of Caterpillars for a variety of butterflies, including the red spotted purple and the common buckeye. The illustrations were taken from the book by W. J. Holland called The Nature Library, Vol. VI – Butterflies published in 1904. Enjoy using these colorful caterpillars in your projects! And have a peak at the Caterpillars and Butterfly Wings galleries.