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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 8 years ago

Thanks so much James McNair.

James McNair
James McNair 8 years ago

Your images are breath-taking!

Carol Snow Milne
Spotted by
Carol Snow Milne

penna, USA

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

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