Manduca quinquemaculata


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Related to Manduca quinquemaculata: tobacco hornworm, tomato worm, tomato hornworm
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Noun1.Manduca quinquemaculata - large green white-striped hawkmoth larva that feeds on tomato and potato plantsManduca quinquemaculata - large green white-striped hawkmoth larva that feeds on tomato and potato plants; similar to tobacco hornworm
caterpillar - a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
2.Manduca quinquemaculata - moth whose larvae are tomato hornwormsManduca quinquemaculata - moth whose larvae are tomato hornworms
hawk moth, hawkmoth, hummingbird moth, sphingid, sphinx moth - any of various moths with long narrow forewings capable of powerful flight and hovering over flowers to feed
genus Manduca, Manduca - moths whose larvae are tobacco hornworms or tomato hornworms
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grasshopper nymphs and adults, Acrida conica (Fabricius, 1781) (Orthoptera: Acrididae); houseflies, Musca domestica (Linnaeus, 1758) (Diptera: Muscidae); lycosid spiders, Pardosa sumatrana (Thorell, 1890) (Araneae: Lycosidae); moths, Manduca quinquemaculata (Haworth, 1803) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae); and house crickets, Acheta domestica (Linnaeus, 1758) (Orthoptera: Gryllidae) were collected from scorpion habitats.
Hemiptera: Pentantomidae), Colorado potato beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say) (Co leoptera: Chrysomelidae), tomato hornworm, Manduca quinquemaculata (Haworth) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae), and silverleaf whitefly, Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) (Hemiptera: Aley rodidae) (Habeck et al.
Mark Fleming, WMA Manager, reported to the authors that he found a single sphingid larva in his garden, and he identified the larva as Manduca quinquemaculata based on images he found on the World Wide Web.