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890180.007855.1Hemaris thetis (Boisduval, 1855)

John Davis
Distribution: West of the Continental Divide. In some places just East of the Divide (Colorado, Alberta) overlap with 7855 - Hemaris diffinis is known and specific identity becomes problematical when based on photographs.
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Taxonomic Notes: Hemaris thetis (Boisduval, 1855) includes as a synonym 7856 Hemaris senta in Schmidt (2009), Jour. Lepid. Soc., 63(2). 100-109.
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