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Sphingidae
890138.007818Protambulyx strigilis (Linnaeus, 1771) – Streaked Sphinx Moth

Carol Wolf
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Synonymy: Sphinx strigilis Linnaeus, 1771
Protambulyx mariesophieae Eitschberger, 2015
Protambulyx portoricensis Clark, 1931
Ambulyx rubripennis Butler, 1876
Protambulyx turarem Lichy, 1943
Taxonomic Notes: Protambulyx strigilis (Linnaeus, 1771) includes as a synonym 7819 Protambulyx carteri Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 in Tuttle (2007).
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Covell Field Guide p.36; Pl. (not illustrated).
  • Hodges, R. W., 1971. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 21:p. 78; pl. 6.10, 12. order
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Protambulyx carteri
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Protambulyx strigilis
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 112; pl. 10.1, 6, 8.
  • Wagner, D. L., (2005). Caterpillars of Eastern North America, p. 255.
Protambulyx strigilis
Bob Patterson
Protambulyx strigilis
Scott Nelson
Protambulyx strigilis
Carol Wolf
Protambulyx strigilis
Carol Wolf
Protambulyx strigilis
Rayner Nez
Protambulyx strigilis
92mm – Archbold Biological Station
Protambulyx strigilis
100mm – Jim Vargo
Protambulyx strigilis
100mm – Jim Vargo

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