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Unknown Caterpillar - Eumorpha achemon

Unknown Caterpillar - Eumorpha achemon
Roswell, Chaves County, New Mexico, USA
September 9, 2011
Size: About 4 inches
Cats discovered in the backyard. They're very good at finding photo subjects for me. Released this critter live and well.

Moved from ID Request.

Eumorpha achemon - Achemon Sphinx

Thank you for the ID. Now to find an adult.

count back about 5 weeks
and next year get a 11.00 blacklite at walmart. hang it back there lock up the cats and you'll find them. they are so very beautiful the pictures don't do them justice!

Black Light
Thank you. I'll just do that. Does that light pull in anything else? If you look at my WEB page you can tell I like to photograph various 'bugs'.

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