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Giant Swallowtail

Papilio cresphontes

Description:

Looks like some kind of large worm. Any ideas what it is? (Found in San Diego CA)

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2 Comments

HeatherPriddy
HeatherPriddy 5 years ago

It was on a citrus tree

Davidbygott
Davidbygott 5 years ago

Looks like Giant Swallowtail caterpillar. If you have citrus trees, you've probably seen the big black and yellow butterflies checking them out.
http://bugguide.net/node/view/317252/bgi...

HeatherPriddy
Spotted by
HeatherPriddy

Carlsbad, California, USA

Spotted on Nov 4, 2014
Submitted on Nov 4, 2014

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