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Nessus Sphinx--one week old - Amphion floridensis

Nessus Sphinx--one week old - Amphion floridensis
Parkwood, Durham County, North Carolina, USA
May 10, 2009
Size: 13 mm
One of the two caterpillars I photographed just after eclosion (emergence from the egg) one week ago. It has doubled in size--6 mm, growing to 13 mm.

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Nessus Sphinx egg - Amphion floridensis Nessus Sphinx--1st instar larva - Amphion floridensis Nessus Sphinx--one week old - Amphion floridensis Nessus Sphinx--two weeks plus - Amphion floridensis Nessus Sphinx--three weeks - Amphion floridensis Nessus Sphinx-five weeks - Amphion floridensis Nessus Sphinx--pupa - Amphion floridensis