It looks like it could be a Pandora Sphinx.
So, yes....it would commonly be called one of the hawk moths. Aren't they incredible?
'Love those colors!
Thanks, guys! I appreciate the info! I was so fascinated by the camo look.
Lisa, do you have anything in the grape family growing nearby? I find my cats on the Virginia Creeper. Beautiful cats, too!
Here is a link that might be useful: Eumorpha pandorus