A pentas is a butterfly-friendly and a great host plant for caterpillar, and a giant green Tersa Sphinx moth caterpillar was having great time chowing it down. The camera captured an interesting angle, looked as if the flower is growing out of the mouth.
- Canon, EOS 5D Mark II
- EF 180mm F3.5L USM Macro
- ISO 200, 1/125s, F10 ,180mm
- Farmers Branch, Texas
- July 26, 2009
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