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    • Paonias excaecata
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    • Blinded Sphinx Moth

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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jollygoodyellow

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July 30, 2016 01:10 PM BRT

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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cmancivalano

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July 15, 2016 11:57 AM EDT

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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gaudettelaura

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June 24, 2016 08:12 PM ADT

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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gaudettelaura

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June 23, 2016 08:12 PM ADT

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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judygva

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July 9, 2016 10:30 AM EDT

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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sciencecandance

Date

May 25, 2015 11:09 AM EDT

Description

with Dryocampa rubicunda

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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loriannkayaker

Date

July 25, 2012 08:57 AM EDT

Description

A night of mothing with Merrill Lynch, Brian Bockhan, Paul Scharf, Jackie Nelson and myself.

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

Date

September 3, 2016

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See photo

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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allenratzlaff

Date

August 28, 2016 08:52 PM EDT

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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judywelna

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July 8, 2016 12:21 AM EDT

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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ben48

Date

August 25, 2016 07:38 PM EDT

Description

Curved abdomen and striking pink under the wings.

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Blinded Sphinx Moth Paonias excaecata

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judywelna

Date

June 5, 2016 11:13 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Blinded Sphinx (Paonias excaecatus) is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is found in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, and across the rest of Canada all the way to British Columbia. In the United States it ranges south to Florida in the east, and westward to eastern California and as far south as central Texas.

No range data available.
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