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Sphingidae
890192.007870Sphecodina abbottii (Swainson, 1821) – Abbot's Sphinx Moth

Nolie Schneider
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Thyreus abbottii Swainson, 1821
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. 133; pl. 12.11. order
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Sphecodina abbottii
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 179; pl. 3.14.
Sphecodina abbottii
Janice Stiefel
Sphecodina abbottii
Bob Patterson
Sphecodina abbottii
Nolie Schneider
Sphecodina abbottii
Ken Childs
Sphecodina abbottii
Ken Childs
Sphecodina abbottii
Jeff Smith
Sphecodina abbottii
Jeff Smith
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70mm – Jim Vargo
Sphecodina abbottii
Jim McCalin

Sphecodina abbottii
Canadian National Collection LG

Sphecodina abbottii
Canadian National Collection LG

Sphecodina abbottii
Janice Stiefel
4th instar
Sphecodina abbottii
Janice Stiefel

Sphecodina abbottii
Janice Stiefel
5th instar
Sphecodina abbottii
Yurika Alexander LG

Sphecodina abbottii
Jim McCalin

Sphecodina abbottii
Jim McCalin


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