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890178.007854Hemaris gracilis (Grote & Robinson, 1865) – Slender Clearwing Moth

Tom Bentely
Similar Species:

  • Gary Anweiler, E. H. Strickland Museum

  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Haemorrhagia gracilis Grote & Robinson, 1865
  • 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. 117; pl. 10.15. order
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Hemaris gracilis
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 162; pl. 5.13.
Hemaris gracilis
Chris Schmidt

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