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890188 – 7866   Eumorpha labruscae (Linnaeus, 1758)
             Gaudy Sphinx

Scott Nelson
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Sphinx labruscae Linnaeus, 1758
Sphinx clotho Fabricius, 1775
Pholus yupanquii Kernbach, 1962
  • 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. 127; pl. 12.7. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Eumorpha labruscae
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 177; pl. 1.8.
Eumorpha labruscae
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Eumorpha labruscae
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Eumorpha labruscae
John Putinski
Eumorpha labruscae
Gary Goss
Eumorpha labruscae
110mm – Jim Vargo
Eumorpha labruscae
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