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890097 – 7777   Manduca occulta (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)
             Occult Sphinx
Distribution Data for Manduca occulta
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Synonymy: Protoparce occulta Rothschild & Jordan, 1903
Protoparce pacifica Mooser, 1940
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hodges, R. W., 1971. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 21:p. 32; pl. 2.1. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Manduca occulta
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 58; pl. 8.2.
Manduca occulta
86mm – Chris Grinter
Manduca occulta
- [01-SRNP-1730] – Janzen & Hallwachs

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