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Spice Bush Swallowtail Cater

This is a discussion on Spice Bush Swallowtail Cater within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I was taking some shots of my latest brood of caterpillars just after a rain ...

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    Default Spice Bush Swallowtail Cater

    I was taking some shots of my latest brood of caterpillars just after a rain shower and thought this shot was pretty cool.
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    Nice! Are you getting any video of them?

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    Looks like something that eats alot of pretty yard plants....lol
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    Wow, he is really bold. Such vibrant colors.

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    Very pretty! How does it compre to the tobacco hornworm size-wise?

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    Way cool. Great shot!

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    Quote Originally Posted by pavel View Post
    Very pretty! How does it compre to the tobacco hornworm size-wise?
    They are about the same size maybe a little thicker. I will get some shots of the crystalis, it looks like a leaf.
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    What lovely colors. It's hard to believe that something so grotesque actually becomes a beautiful butterfly.

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    Cooky caterpillar!!! That would've freaked me out for sure, LOL

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    what a cutie....our swallowtails here are very similar. They seem to like milkweed

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