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Virginia Creeper or Hog Sphinx Larva 5th Instar - Darapsa myron

Virginia Creeper or Hog Sphinx Larva 5th Instar - Darapsa myron
Town of Baileys Harbor, Hidden Corners Sanctuary, Door County, Wisconsin, USA
August 22, 2002
Larva in 5th instar, ready to pupate.

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Virginia Creeper or Hog Sphinx larva 4th instar - Darapsa myron Virginia Creeper or Hog Sphinx - Darapsa myron Virginia Creeper or Hog Sphinx Larva 5th Instar - Darapsa myron

I'm glad you added this
I was trying to remember where I'd seen images of a moth caterpillar that pupated in the late summer and emerged the following spring - it might have been this one, or perhaps one of your others - anyway, next time someone asks "how long till my moth emerges" I'll have this for reference!

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