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Horned Worm???

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Pazartesi Haziran 20, 2011

Laguna Niguel, CA (Current Weather Conditions)

Caption: I found this in my driveway.....It looks kind of like a tomato worm....but I don't have any tomato plants...and he looks very healthy. Does anyone know what this is?

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5. BEME
Saat: 09:45 PM GMT Tarih: 22 Ağustos 2011
WOW!!! I think they are beautiful,,whether they like tomatoes,or not,,,,I just pick them off and move them somewhere else to do their thing!!!! They are really neat to hold,,I have a photo of a different variety up here from last August I think,,so you might go check mine out,,Great shot,I hope you did'nt squish it,like most people do!? lol!
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4. tamcat
Saat: 02:13 AM GMT Tarih: 07 Temmuz 2011
Oh, they hover just like the hummingbirds. You could get a photo of one. My favorite moth. Nice find! -kevin :)
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3. tep31
Saat: 04:20 PM GMT Tarih: 21 Haziran 2011
Thanks Tom! :-) And thanks Jaytell for the ID....looks like it is white lined sphinx caterpillar...and the moth is also called a "Hummingbird" moth...so he will be safe from ever having his photo taken in my yard! (I am still working on "moving" subject matter LOL.) ~Elizabeth
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2. bird12
Saat: 02:35 PM GMT Tarih: 21 Haziran 2011
superCAT.10 ... the other kind... great colors too ..
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1. jaytell
Saat: 08:18 AM GMT Tarih: 21 Haziran 2011
Well, Elizabeth, I have just been looking on Google and I reckon your little creature is a white lined sphinx caterpillar.It looks very much like that to me.
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I have always loved nature, everything from the tiniest wildflowers to great thunderstorms. Born and raised on the Texas Gulf Coast and currently live in southern California. Photography is hobby. (It also serves as a nice breather from corporate life.) I am trying to learn more. I am completely open to suggestions! I enjoy the photos from everyone around the world! Thanks for sharing and inspiring! ~Elizabeth

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