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The Leafy Spurge Hawk-moth (Hyles euphorbiae) larvae. Older larvae have a distinctive red, black, yellow, and white color pattern. Mature larvae may approach 10 cm in length; when disturbed, they regurgitate a slimy green liquid.

Photo credit: Ignazio Corda

[Pretty caterpillar to cheer up a buddy before I head off for the night]

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