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And underneath the Fuchsias


And underneath the Fuchsias

An Elephant Hawk moth caterpillar.



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awww nice . cool little creatures

30 Aug, 2022

 

Well spotted Josee!

30 Aug, 2022

 

They are amazing. we also have some this year.

30 Aug, 2022

 

I have never seen the adult, maybe they don’t survive the winter after they pupate.

1 Sep, 2022

 

Lovely to see. They are big caterpillars aren't they.

2 Sep, 2022

 

They have pupated and emerged for us in east Yorks Feverfew, but they are typically night fliers and their pink and green markings makes excellent camouflage during the day.

2 Sep, 2022

 

I’d love to see one. I’ve only seen the Private hawk moth in Surrey, which was quite impressive.

3 Sep, 2022

 

That’s supposed to be Privet hawk moth! Not sure whether it was a typo or this IPad which sometimes corrects thing as it thinks fit.

4 Sep, 2022



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