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Large Smooth Green Caterpillar - Eumorpha achemon

Large Smooth Green Caterpillar - Eumorpha achemon
Schuyler County, Missouri, USA
July 15, 2011
Size: 6-9cm
Found crossing the blacktop in the early morning. Pretty active, was crawling around quite a bit. Pale green with small black spots. Off white stripes on sides of linked blots. False eye spot on rear segment.

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Eumorpha achemon
Eumorpha achemon

Eumorpha spp caterpillar
I am no expert but sure looks like the Achemon caterpillar to me with the twisted white spots along the spiracles. Eumorpha achemon http://bugguide.net/node/view/20061/bgpage

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The suggested ID is probably correct, but let us wait for an expert.

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