Author Topic: Caterpillar | Isognathus swainsonii (Sphingidae)  (Read 312 times)

Offline Vally

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Caterpillar | Isognathus swainsonii (Sphingidae)
« on: Fri, 03 August 2018, 11:59:24 PM »
Does anybody know the name of these caterpillar?
Is saw them on my village walk today
Help appreciated 😀😀😀😀
« Last Edit: Thu, 01 November 2018, 01:16:26 AM by Auke »

Offline Auke

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Re: Caterpillar
« Reply #1 on: Sun, 05 August 2018, 02:49:09 PM »
These are caterpillars of a hawk moth species (family Sphingidae). Members of this familie are called 'pijlstaartvlinders' in Dutch. To be more precise, these specimens are of the species Isognathus swainsonii.

Cheers, Auke  :)

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Re: Caterpillar
« Reply #2 on: Tue, 07 August 2018, 10:59:44 AM »
Thank you
I appreciate it