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Butterfly or moth larva to what? - Sphecodina abbottii

Butterfly or moth larva to what? - Sphecodina abbottii
Oakland County, Michigan, USA
July 10, 2017
Found this on a leaf in the yard. What is it and what will it become?

Sphinx moth spot on back.
Thank you for ID. Can you please tell me what that large spot is on its head and what purpose does it serve?

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