Classification
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  • Korean
    • 누에나방상과
  • Scientific Names
    • Bombycoidea
  • Spanish
    • Polillas esfinges, de seda, emperador y parientes
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 蠶蛾總科
  • English
    • Hawk/Sphinx, Silk, Emperor and allied Moths

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mournful sphinx Enyo lugubris

Observer

ericwilliams

Date

September 22, 2016 08:41 PM CDT

Description

A Mournful Sphinx Moth rests on a garage door near a light at night.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pine Hawk-Moth Sphinx pinastri

Observer

wilmaed

Date

September 29, 2016 08:27 AM CEST

Place

Fuchskogel (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Vine Sphinx Eumorpha vitis

Observer

adri_malika

Date

September 29, 2016 09:37 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pink-spotted Hawkmoth Agrius cingulata

Observer

patric

Date

September 29, 2016 08:43 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Io Moth Automeris io

Observer

jmpauley

Date

September 29, 2016 01:17 PM CDT

Description

Io moth caterpillar on a sugarberry tree at the Coppell nature park

Photos / Sounds

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What

Imperial Moth Eacles imperialis

Observer

botanygirl

Date

September 10, 2016 02:12 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Vine Sphinx Eumorpha vitis

Observer

jacksyard

Date

September 28, 2016 07:30 PM CDT

Description

At least 3 inches

Photos / Sounds

What

Waved Sphinx Moth Ceratomia undulosa

Observer

morganw

Date

September 29, 2016 01:54 PM CDT

Description

Was pretty aggressive as far as caterpillars go. I believe the pinkish back means it will pupate soon.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Oleander Hawk-moth Daphnis nerii

Observer

yurisantini

Date

September 29, 2016 08:12 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

agaporni

Date

September 29, 2016 07:34 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Imperial Moth Eacles imperialis

Observer

nataliejosmith

Date

September 29, 2016 10:38 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Waved Sphinx Moth Ceratomia undulosa

Observer

lulubelle

Date

April 15, 2015

Description

Private residence. ID confirmation appreciated.

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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.
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