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Genus Eumorpha

Caterpillar - Eumorpha fasciatus 3 to 4 inch green fat caterpillar with 5 eye like markings on each side and one eye like marking on back  top.yellow and black - Eumorpha pandorus pupa - Eumorpha fasciatus Caterpiller - ? - Eumorpha achemon large yellow caterpiller - Eumorpha fasciatus Cat id - Eumorpha fasciatus Sphingidae, last larval instar, shed - Eumorpha pandorus Unknown Caterpillar - Eumorpha fasciatus
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Bombycoidea (Silkworm, Sphinx, and Royal Moths)
Family Sphingidae (Sphinx Moths)
Subfamily Macroglossinae
Tribe Macroglossini
Genus Eumorpha
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
First described in 1807 by Jacob Hübner
Explanation of Names
from Greek eumorphos (ευμορφος)- "fair of form"
Numbers
Nearctica.com lists 10 North American species in genus.
Internet References
NCSU Entomology collection has three species in that genus with specimens from North Carolina, with number pinned: E. achemon (19), fasciata (37), pandorus (44).