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890199 – 7877   Proserpinus flavofasciata (Walker, 1856)
             Yellow-banded Day Sphinx
Distribution Data for Proserpinus flavofasciata
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Synonymy: Macroglossa flavofasciata Walker, 1856
Lepisesia rachel Bruce, 1901
Macroglossa ulalume Strecker, 1878
  • 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. 140; pl. 13.9, 11, 13, 17. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 41.5m; p. 245. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Proserpinus flavofasciata
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 190; pl. 3.15.
Proserpinus flavofasciata
Anthony W. Thomas
Proserpinus flavofasciata
Gary Anweiler
Proserpinus flavofasciata
Martin Turgeon
Proserpinus flavofasciata
Anthony W. Thomas

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