Aylmerton Nature Diary

Elephant Hawk Moth

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Elephant Hawk Moth caterpillar – Aylmerton 

I’d just got back from a walk in Felbrigg Park when the phone rang – it was a neighbour saying she’d been gardening and dug up an interesting looking caterpillar. I went round to take a look and it turned out to be a magnificent Elephant Hawk Moth caterpillar. Thanks Louisa!

..looking slightly more natural!




One thought on “Elephant Hawk Moth

  1. Heard them described as snakes today. Not too far off and very impressive


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