Poplar Hawk-moth (Laothoe populi) caterpillar

DavidKennard

Joined November 2009

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When threatened, the Poplar Hawk-moth draws its head under its body.

This particular indivdual has been feeding on a Salix Caprea bush (a species of Willow), which causes the dark red colours of the spots on the caterpillar’s body.

See it larger on my website: Poplar Hawk-moth (Laothoe populi) caterpillar head & thoracic legs

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