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    • Bombycoidea
  • Spanish
    • Polillas esfinges, de seda, emperador y parientes
  • English
    • Sphinx / Hawk Moths, Silk Moths, Emperor Moths & allies

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

sudachi

Date

September 24, 2009 10:47 AM JST

Description

トビイロスズメの幼虫
Tokushima City, Japan

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hawk/Sphinx Moth Family Sphingidae

Observer

martinmandak

Date

December 12, 2014

Description

Surroundings of the new campsite

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

terathopius

Date

January 15, 2015 05:51 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

One-eyed Sphinx Smerinthus cerisyi

Observer

abr

Date

April 29, 2011 09:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

terathopius

Date

January 16, 2015 06:00 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Anthela acuta (Anthela acuta) Anthela acuta

Observer

robblackburn

Date

January 29, 2015 11:14 AM NCT

Description

Maybe Anthela acuta. Seen on light trap.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Cabbage Tree Emperor Moth Bunaea alcinoe

Observer

terathopius

Date

January 20, 2015 05:55 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

terathopius

Date

January 17, 2015 01:51 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Elephant Hawk-moth Deilephila elpenor

Observer

zachkobrinsky

Date

December 16, 2014 09:43 AM EST

Description

Elephant Hawk Moth at Lund University

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ceanothus Silk Moth Hyalophora euryalus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

January 26, 2015 08:37 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

January 23, 2015 09:52 AM IST

Description

Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 23rd January 2015
Equipment: Nikon D800 with Micro-Nikkor 105mm

Photos / Sounds

Observer

ivijayanand

Date

January 23, 2015 09:52 AM IST

Description

Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 23rd January 2015
Equipment: Nikon D800 with Micro-Nikkor 105mm

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Description from Wikipedia

Bombycoidea is a superfamily of moths. It contains the silk moths, emperor moths, sphinx moths and relatives. The Lasiocampoidea are close relatives and sometimes merged in the present group. Their larvae exhibit horns.

No range data available.