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 10 months ago
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14 Comments
illuvis

illuvis

posted 10 months ago

Thanks hristijansk 400

hristijansk400

hristijansk400

posted 10 months ago

Beautiful !!

illuvis

illuvis

posted 10 months ago

Thanks bethann31

illuvis

illuvis

posted 10 months ago

Thanks ladyisreal.

bethann31

bethann31

posted 10 months ago

Wonderful capture!

ladyisreal

ladyisreal

posted 10 months ago

Amazing photo

illuvis

illuvis

posted 10 months ago

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

ironmandbt96

ironmandbt96

posted 10 months ago

Great shot! Looks really similar to the Hornworm!

illuvis

illuvis

posted 10 months ago

Thanks Sumeasaira

sumeasaira

sumeasaira

posted 10 months ago

Amazing