White Lined Sphinx Moth

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Take a look at this beast! While large caterpillars like this can seem a threat, often they turn into beautiful butterflies or moths. This particular caterpillar will morph into a white lined sphinx moth, also called hummingbird moth. These beautiful moths are welcome garden pollinators.

 

 

 

2018-02-21T19:18:33+00:00