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Waved sphinx (Ceratomia undulosa)

Description:

Green

Habitat:

City trail

Notes:

4 inches long

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3 Comments

NathanVaughn
NathanVaughn 11 years ago

Loved all the info in these comments. I get these or the tomato horn worms in my garden. I'll look more closely for a definite ID next time.

lori.tas
lori.tas 11 years ago

I've revised this ID to the Waved sphinx (Ceratomia undulosa), given the location and the color of the tail spike.

lori.tas
lori.tas 11 years ago

Five-Spotted Hawkmoth (Manduca quinquemaculata) aka the Tomato horn worm. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manduca_qui...

Geodata
Spotted by
Geodata

Dallas, Texas, USA

Spotted on Oct 24, 2010
Submitted on Oct 24, 2010

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