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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Polyphemus Moth Antheraea polyphemus

Observer

dealfarms

Date

July 24, 2016 08:15 PM CDT

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human_ip

Date

July 23, 2016

Description

Macroglossum passalus on Clerodendrum cyrtophyllum

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human_ip

Date

July 23, 2016

Description

Macroglossum pyrrhosticta on Clerodendrum cyrtophyllum

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Rosy Maple Moth Dryocampa rubicunda

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

July 23, 2016 10:13 PM EDT

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Hawk/Sphinx, Silk, Emperor and allied Moths Superfamily Bombycoidea

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carrieseltzer

Date

July 23, 2016 09:37 PM EDT

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Luna Moth Actias luna

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friel

Date

July 24, 2016 10:37 PM CDT

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Spiny Oakworm Moth Anisota stigma

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friel

Date

July 24, 2016 10:36 PM CDT

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Spotted Apatelodes Apatelodes torrefacta

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friel

Date

July 24, 2016 09:59 PM CDT

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Luna Moth Actias luna

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friel

Date

July 24, 2016 09:58 PM CDT

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Walnut Sphinx Moth Amorpha juglandis

Observer

friel

Date

July 24, 2016 08:42 PM CDT

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Five-Spotted Hawkmoth Manduca quinquemaculata

Observer

rjnjr

Date

July 24, 2016 09:58 PM CDT

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Hummingbird Hawkmoth Macroglossum stellatarum

Date

April 25, 2009 03:35 PM CEST
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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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