The Tetrio Sphinx (Pseudosphinx tetrio)

The Tetrio Sphinx (Pseudosphinx tetrio) are large caterpillars that often occur in gardens feeding on Frangipani and other members of the dogbane family (Apocynaceae). This moth is widespread throughout the American tropics and subtropics in lowland habitats. Its range extends from southern Brazil through Central America, Mexico, and the West Indies to southern Florida, southern Mississippi,…