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|Noun||1.||Manduca sexta - large green white-striped hawkmoth larva that feeds on tobacco and related plants; similar to tomato hornworm|
caterpillar - a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
|2.||Manduca sexta - moth whose larvae are tobacco 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