The Fig Sphinx is typically 0.4 inches to 0.5 inches (12mm to 14mm) in size. We have associated the following descriptors / identifiers to this insect: brown, tan, green, yellow, orange, red; black dot, tan patch, sleek, flying, cross-striped caterpillar, two white dots.
This insect can be found in the following North American states / territories: Alabama; Arizona; Arkansas; Florida; Georgia; Indiana; Kentucky; Louisiana; Mississippi; Missouri; New Mexico; North Carolina; Ohio; Pennsylvania; South Carolina; Tennessee; Texas; Virginia; West Virginia; Mexico..
*Please note that the states/territories listed above are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Fig Sphinx. Insects generally go where they please, typically driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.