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Hawk Moth caterpillar (pre-pupa stage)

Psilogramma increta

Description:

Caterpillar with what looks to be a horn and scale like design.

Habitat:

Fell out of a tree

1 Species ID Suggestions

Hawk Moth caterpillar (pre-pupa stage)
Psilogramma increta Sphingidae of the Eastern Palaearctic - Psilogramma increta


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2 Comments

gatorfellows
gatorfellows 6 years ago

Psilogramma increta is an introduced species in Hawaii. Range map: http://boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrow...

fixedinhawaii
fixedinhawaii 6 years ago

I believe it is the caterpillar of an elephant hawk-moth
.

fixedinhawaii
Spotted by
fixedinhawaii

Hawaii, USA

Spotted on Jan 4, 2014
Submitted on Jan 4, 2014

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