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Thick, green caterpillar with diagonal white stripes. There are spots resembling eyes next to each stripe totaling 6 giving this species the name of Six-spotted Sphinx Moth. The end of the caterpillar has a "tail" resembling a horn giving it another common name of Hornworm.
Tomato plant in garden
aka Tobacco Hornworm
Spotted on Jul 17, 2020
Submitted on Oct 29, 2020
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