Posted: 06/09/2012 at 17:05
Is this the critter you're looking at, jancee?
That's a hornworm. They actually do eat foliage but the big damage they do is to the fruit:
You were lucky you found him before he pulled out his knife and fork, uncorked a Caterpillar Merlot, tucked his serviette into his collar, and tucked in.