Privet Hawk moth caterpillar

A Privet Hawk moth caterpillar standing proud on a branch after eating all the leaves. This has striking markings.

Uploaded: Dec 5, 2016

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Tags: Hawk moth, Caterpillar, Larva, Branch, Eating, standing

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published 8 months ago
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14 Comments
illuvis

illuvis

posted 8 months ago

Thanks hristijansk 400

hristijansk400

hristijansk400

posted 8 months ago

Beautiful !!

illuvis

illuvis

posted 8 months ago

Thanks bethann31

illuvis

illuvis

posted 8 months ago

Thanks ladyisreal.

bethann31

bethann31

posted 8 months ago

Wonderful capture!

ladyisreal

ladyisreal

posted 8 months ago

Amazing photo

illuvis

illuvis

posted 8 months ago

Thanks Sumeasaira, The moth belongs to the Sphingidae family of hawkmoths just like the hornworm hence the similarity.

ironmandbt96

ironmandbt96

posted 8 months ago

Great shot! Looks really similar to the Hornworm!

illuvis

illuvis

posted 8 months ago

Thanks Sumeasaira

sumeasaira

sumeasaira

posted 8 months ago

Amazing