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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

Photos / Sounds

Observer

surajit

Date

December 14, 2014

Place

nalikul (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sphinx Moths Family Sphingidae

Observer

daisygutierrez

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Hubbard's Silk Moth Sphingicampa hubbardi

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 10:58 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 11:13 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Doll's Sphinx Moth Sphinx dollii

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 08:51 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Doll's Sphinx Moth Sphinx dollii

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 08:32 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Falcon Sphinx Moth Xylophanes falco

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 10:18 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Carolina Sphinx Manduca sexta

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 10:02 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Five-spotted Hawk Moth Manduca quinquemaculatus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 10:29 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 09:06 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Typhon Sphinx Moth Eumorpha typhon

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 09:22 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Typhon Sphinx Moth Eumorpha typhon

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 22, 2014 09:14 PM PDT
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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.