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  • Scientific Names
    • 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

No photos or sounds

What

Rosy Maple Moth Dryocampa rubicunda

Observer

michelleguidugli

Date

May 28, 2015 09:28 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Io Moth Automeris io

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

May 27, 2015 10:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Small-eyed Sphinx Paonias myops

Observer

smwhite

Date

May 28, 2015 06:49 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Second photo has more light exposure

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Nessus Sphinx Amphion floridensis

Date

May 23, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

ereyland

Date

April 17, 2014

Place

Catemaco (Google, OSM)

Description

Silvestre

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

franziskabauer

Date

May 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Tomato Hornworm Manduca quinquemaculata

Observer

tesah

Date

October 12, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Luna Moth Actias luna

Observer

tesah

Date

April 9, 2015

Description

Male Luna Moth on Boxwood in April

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Convolvulus Hawkmoth Agrius convolvuli

Observer

harumkoh

Date

May 27, 2015 04:11 PM JST

Description

I noticed a butterfly and I followed it with eyes and found a large moth, missed the butterfly.
エビガラスズメ.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Hummingbird Hawkmoth Macroglossum stellatarum

Observer

dolors

Date

February 28, 2011

Description

cherry blossom in my home, they are very common in this area

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

texbambam

Date

the past

Place

Homestead (Google, OSM)

Description

Saw this hummingbird moth drinking from flowers

Photos / Sounds

What

Xylophanes cthulhu Family Sphingidae

Observer

vilseskog

Date

March 16, 2015
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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.