Classification
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  • 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

Observer

sungmin

Date

June 25, 2016 09:13 AM JST

Description

바이오블리츠 행사장의 불빛에 온 박각시 종류이다.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Polyphemus Moth Antheraea polyphemus

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 25, 2016

Description

Nice way to end the evening....

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Creeper Sphinx Moth Darapsa myron

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Virginia Creeper Sphinx Moth Darapsa myron

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Waved Sphinx Moth Ceratomia undulosa

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Rosy Maple Moth Dryocampa rubicunda

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 25, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Apple Sphinx Sphinx gordius

Observer

robberfly

Date

June 25, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Polyphemus Moth Antheraea polyphemus

Observer

maractwin

Date

June 26, 2016 12:15 AM EDT

Place

Athol, MA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Rosy Maple Moth Dryocampa rubicunda

Observer

moenicoleosborn

Date

June 26, 2016 12:34 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Luna Moth Actias luna

Observer

moenicoleosborn

Date

June 26, 2016 12:24 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sphinx Moths Family Sphingidae

Observer

ewrubel

Date

June 23, 2016 03:09 PM PDT

Description

In coastal grassland

Photos / Sounds

What

Io Moth Automeris io

Observer

magazhu

Date

June 24, 2016
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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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