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What kind of Sphinx Moth caterpillar is this? - Manduca rustica

What kind of Sphinx Moth caterpillar is this? - Manduca rustica
St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Florida, USA
July 26, 2008
This is an image a week after the other one. He is 7-8 cm.

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What kind of Sphinx Moth caterpillar is this? - Manduca rustica What kind of Sphinx Moth caterpillar is this? - Manduca rustica

Perfect
typical later instar Rustic Sphinx. Great shot, too!

 
Thank you!
Now if I could only see the adults. THanks again for your help : )

 
Well, you could always raise this one in captivity.
Click on my name for a link to my article on that subject : )

 
Nice article. We decided to g
Nice article. We decided to give it a try. Cake pans will actually find a use around my house now..LOL. Thanks Hannah.

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