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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Broad-bordered Bee Hawk-moth Hemaris fuciformis

Observer

dhobern

Date

July 7, 2003 06:47 PM CEST

Description

Hemaris fuciformis, Gastes, Landes, SW France, 7 July 2003

Photos / Sounds

What

Hummingbird Hawkmoth Macroglossum stellatarum

Observer

dhobern

Date

July 7, 2003 06:21 PM CEST

Description

Macroglossum stellatarum, Gastes, Landes, SW France, 7 July 2003

Photos / Sounds

What

Five-Spotted Hawkmoth Manduca quinquemaculata

Observer

mayfly1963

Date

July 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Hummingbird Clearwing Hemaris thysbe

Observer

rcurtis

Date

July 30, 2015 07:31 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Polyphemus Moth Antheraea polyphemus

Observer

remyway

Date

July 30, 2015 07:50 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sphinx Moths Family Sphingidae

Observer

lnudelman

Date

July 30, 2015 06:38 PM CDT

Description

Found eating Serrano Pepper plant.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

Observer

adirondackatbi

Date

June 18, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Polyphemus Moth Antheraea polyphemus

Observer

adirondackatbi

Date

June 18, 2010

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

三角斑褐蠶蛾 Trilocha varians

Observer

wkcheng71

Date

June 21, 2013 08:14 PM HKT

Place

Tai Wai (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Walnut Sphinx Moth Amorpha juglandis

Observer

larry522

Date

July 20, 2015 12:55 AM EDT

Place

Mayo Rd (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Pine Sphinx Moth Lapara bombycoides

Observer

larry522

Date

July 19, 2015 12:43 AM EDT

Place

Mayo Rd (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Modest Sphinx Pachysphinx modesta

Observer

larry522

Date

July 18, 2015 11:52 PM EDT

Place

Mayo Rd (Google, OSM)
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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.