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Wonder twins of destruction - a couple of swallowtail caterpillar feeding on a taro leaf
Done, bayucca. Thanks! :)
Please, update your spotting.
Now, you just have to add the scientific name as well, thanks!
That false "head" is just spectacular!
Thank you, Jolly and Bayucca, I've changed the name. :)
Lani, these are Green Hawk Moth caterpillars as suggested by bayucca and J. Please take a look at my spotting here: http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/127...
thanks DianePlatcoBrooks, it because I have resemble spotting http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/116...
Good eyes UrifahRidlo to notice that this was not a swallowtail larva !
Hi Lani, pls include this instead in Leana's moth mission: http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/1591.... Thanks! :)
This is a hawk moth caterpillar, Sphingidae. I'm looking for a species for you now.
Very interesting, eyespots like some swallowtails but has that spike at the rear like a sphinx moth. ID in question here.
so cute, but I think they wont become a buterflies, they will be a moth, brown moth
Done, Agnes. :)Thanks, Adarsha.
Thats an awesome spotting Lani...
Hi Lani.. pls include this also in our Philippine Butterfly mission. Thanks a lot!
That plant has largest concentrations of Calcium oxalates and silice, Very toxic....
Great shot..thanks for the sharing..
Great picture detail.
wow! I didn't know there was a swallowtail that eats caladium leaves. Good looking caterpillar.
Thank you, Sally!
Nice shot..thanks for the sharing and I think they will become beautiful butterfly...!
Spotted on Oct 2, 2010 Submitted on May 15, 2011
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