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890204.8 – 7871   Deidamia inscriptum (Harris, 1839)
             Lettered Sphinx

Carol Wolf
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Pterogon inscriptum Harris, 1839
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Hodges, R. W., 1971. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 21:p. 134; pl. 12.9. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Deidamia inscripta
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 181; pl. 3.6.
Deidamia inscriptum
Tim Dyson
Deidamia inscriptum
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Robin McLeod
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Jason Dombroskie
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Bob Moul
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Bob Moul
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40mm – Jim Vargo
Deidamia inscriptum
Canadian National Collection LG

Deidamia inscriptum
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