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890193.007871Deidamia inscriptum (Harris, 1839) – Lettered Sphinx Moth

Carol Wolf
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Pterogon inscriptum Harris, 1839
  • 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. 134; pl. 12.9. order
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Deidamia inscripta
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 181; pl. 3.6.
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