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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

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Observer

eraskin

Date

September 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Luna Moth Actias luna

Observer

ejgiza

Date

July 30, 2014 06:20 AM EDT

Place

Salem Township, MI (Google, OSM)

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Square

What

Cecropia Moth Hyalophora cecropia

Observer

rasaziz

Date

May 3, 2014 07:38 PM EDT

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Square

What

Snowberry Clearwing Hemaris diffinis

Observer

treichard

Date

September 17, 2014 01:57 PM EDT

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Observer

kucycads

Date

September 4, 2014

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Square

What

White-lined Sphinx Moth Hyles lineata

Observer

mickeylong

Date

March 27, 2013

Description

Larva in disturbed herbaceous grassland So. of Rush St.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

naturespotter

Date

September 16, 2014 08:49 PM PDT

Description

Tattered adult insect with missing right forewing; note the red antennae. Photo by Jessica Mcintyre

Photos / Sounds

What

Yam Hawk Moth Theretra nessus

Observer

jasminia

Date

September 16, 2014

Place

Honolulu, HI (Google, OSM)

Description

In my kitchen hanging out on the screen.

Photos / Sounds

What

Tomato Hornworm Manduca quinquemaculata

Observer

sambiology

Date

September 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

15259573472_57ce750a06_s

What

White-lined Sphinx Moth Hyles lineata

Observer

finatic

Date

August 30, 2014 09:14 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

White-lined Sphinx Moth Hyles lineata

Observer

finatic

Date

August 26, 2014 01:08 PM PDT

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

imperial moth Eacles imperialis

Observer

aruhe

Date

September 15, 2014

Description

Reported by Ron B - concrete pavilion at admin.
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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.