This female Snowberry Clearwing moth is laying eggs on the native Coral Honeysuckle, Lonicera sempervirens. The eggs are laid singularly and a clear green.
Wildlife habitat with many native plants.
The caterpillars will be bright green with a blue green stripe down their back. They will have the signature horned tail of the sphinx moths. The spiracles (breathing holes) will be ringed with black.
Lat: 33.15, Long: -97.02
Spotted on Jun 19, 2012
Submitted on Jun 19, 2012