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Caterpillar of the Privet Hawkmoth

By Snapitt
I couldn't resist a shot of this pretty caterpillar found near a small pond at my local Wildflower Farm. I have never seen anything quite like it. Some of you nature lovers out there may find it of interest, Hope you all have a great weekend.


Tags: Macro Caterpillars Wildlife and nature

Voters: WindowonWildlife, CarolG, Ade_Osman and 16 more

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CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
28 Sep 2012 5:58PM
He's an absolute beauty, Jane, and a great capture of him. Carol

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Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
28 Sep 2012 6:25PM
Humph!.......I haven't found any this year, but I've seen countless Moths Sad

Ade Smile
lovely colour great close up.GrinGrinGrinGrin
KarenFB Plus
12 5.0k 171 England
28 Sep 2012 6:40PM
Brilliantly caught! Smile
fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
28 Sep 2012 7:08PM
A most attractive capture.

bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
28 Sep 2012 7:40PM
It's a beauty Jane - love caterpillars.
Brian65 8 2 United Kingdom
28 Sep 2012 8:25PM
Great capture, love the detail Jane.
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
29 Sep 2012 11:04AM
What a beauty Jane. Excellent shot.
Tibetan 5 3 England
2 Oct 2012 5:53PM
Very nice would like to see one myself, good capture, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
3 Oct 2012 8:55PM
A real corker Jane, the detail and colours are superb

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