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Snowberry Clearwing Caterpillar

Hemaris diffinis

Description:

Large green caterpillar with a big black horn sitting In the middle of a trail



1 species ID suggestions

2 Comments

KevinBBabbitt
KevinBBabbitt 2 years ago

Thanks :)

gatorfellows
gatorfellows 2 years ago

Nice spotting. These bee mimic moths use honeysuckle as their host plant.
Here is a close up of the caterpillars head with its yellow crown.
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/120...

Oklahoma, USA

Lat: 36.22, Long: -95.80

Spotted on May 13, 2012
Submitted on Aug 2, 2012

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