munch time

munch time

Observation - munch time - Southern Africa. Description: This hawkmoth caterpillar was found avidly munching on Taro leaves in the (vegetated) dog's water trough. Although it looks smooth to the naked eye, closer inspection reveals tiny hairs even on the face and the pseudopods The macro setting on the ca

This hawkmoth caterpillar was found avidly munching on Taro leaves in the (vegetated) dog's water trough.

Although it looks smooth to the naked eye, closer inspection reveals tiny hairs even on the face and the pseudopods

The macro setting on the camera resulted in the bluer, darker images