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White-lined Sphinx Moth Caterpillar

Hyles lineata

Description:

Family: Sphingidae. Genus: Hyles. Length: 1.50 inches (38.1 mm) with tail. Coloring: Variable, but this one has pink head, black tail, black, yellow and white with large black blotches. White stripe. The tip does not sting.

Habitat:

Meadow near lake.


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2 Comments

Carol Snow Milne
Carol Snow Milne 4 years ago

Thanks so much James McNair.

James McNair
James McNair 4 years ago

Your images are breath-taking!

penna, USA

Lat: 40.84, Long: -75.64

Spotted on Aug 30, 2014
Submitted on Oct 2, 2014

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