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Sphingidae
890145.007825Paonias myops (Smith, 1797) – Small-eyed Sphinx Moth

Nolie Schneider
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Sphinx myops Smith, 1797
Smerinthus cerasi Boisduval, [1875]
Paonias hyatti Eitschberger, 2002
Calasymbolus mccrearyi Clark, 1929
Calasymbolus occidentalis Clark, 1919
Paonias oplerorum Eitschberger, 2002
Smerinthus rosacearum Boisduval, [1836]
Smerinthus sorbi Boisduval, [1875]
Smerinthus tiliastri Boisduval, [1875]
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • 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. 85; pl. 7.8, 10-12. order
  • Kitching, I.J., 2019. Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory, species page
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 39.4m; p. 243. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Paonias myops
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
  • Species page at Moths of North Dakota.
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 121; pl. 11.11.
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Stan Malcom

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Stan Malcom


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