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890169 – 7848   Aellopos clavipes (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)
             Clavipes Sphinx

Seth Patterson
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Sesia clavipes Rothschild & Jordan, 1903
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1971. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 21:p. 110; pl. 10.12. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 41.14f; p. 245. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Aellopos clavipes
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 151; pl. 5.4.
Aellopos clavipes
Charles Melton
Aellopos clavipes
Seth Patterson
Aellopos clavipes
Lucie Bruce
Aellopos clavipes
- [82-SRNP-29] – Janzen & Hallwachs
Aellopos clavipes
- [85-SRNP-29] – Janzen & Hallwachs
Aellopos clavipes
– Texas Lepidoptera Survey

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