cocytius antaeus, with braconid wasp pupae cases, on annona glabra, fakahatchee strand preserve state park, collier county, florida 2

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This is a caterpillar of the giant sphinx. The white objects are the pupae cases of a braconid wasp which will parasitize the caterpillar. For more information: www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species?l=3357
www.silkmoths.bizland.com/cantaeus.htm
mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/Files/Live/BP/MothTalk...


title cocytius antaeus, with braconid wasp pupae cases, on annona glabra, fakahatchee strand preserve state park, collier county, florida 2
date yyyymmdd hr:mn 2009:07:12 13:52:45
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