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

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What

Cecropia Moth Hyalophora cecropia

Observer

heath6

Date

April 5, 2016 03:23 PM EDT

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What

Rothschildia Silkmoths Genus Rothschildia

Observer

joanroma

Date

August 28, 2016

Place

Tepic (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

diego43

Date

August 29, 2016 07:05 PM CDT

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What

Polyphemus Moth Antheraea polyphemus

Observer

yvonnemetcalfe

Date

July 7, 2011 06:31 PM EDT

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What

Imperial Moth Eacles imperialis

Observer

michaelreeves

Date

August 29, 2016 06:00 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sphinx Moths Family Sphingidae

Observer

rachael15

Date

August 29, 2016 04:44 PM MDT

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What

Carolina Sphinx Manduca sexta

Observer

smwhite

Date

August 29, 2016 11:59 AM EDT

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What

Snowberry Clearwing Hemaris diffinis

Observer

vailbass

Date

August 25, 2016 09:39 AM EDT

Description

Snowberry Clearwing (Hemaris diffinis)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

artmur

Date

August 28, 2016 05:05 PM COT

Photos / Sounds

What

White-lined Sphinx Moth Hyles lineata

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

August 24, 2016 06:55 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Snowberry Clearwing Hemaris diffinis

Observer

gabe10

Date

August 29, 2016 05:45 PM EDT

Description

Found this humming bird moth checkin out flowers wrapped around the banisters out front of my house

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cecropia Moth Hyalophora cecropia

Observer

alex133

Date

August 29, 2016 04:05 PM CDT
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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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