Eumorpha pandorus fifth instar green form, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, courtesy of Ian Miller.
Eumorpha pandorus fifth instar brown form, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, courtesy of Ian Miller.
"My pandora stock is progressing well (written August 24) and growing very rapidly. I enjoy seeing larva in all different colorations (dark brown, bright orange, bright green)."
Eau Claire is considerably north of the range indicated by James P. Tuttle in his excellent 2007 publication, The Hawk Moths of North America. Hence Ian's discovery is a bit of a surprise.
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