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Brown Moth - Enyo

Brown Moth - Enyo
near The Woodlands TX (North of Houston), Montgomery County, Texas, USA
August 12, 2016
This guy showed up as I went outside to put my equipment away. Not sure if it's good enough for an ID, but thanks in advance for ideas.

Thanks and it's on my moths page now
Thanks for the (tentative) ID!

Bigger version on my moths page:


Moved from ID Request.

Female - Sphinx Moth
I think that this is a female Mournful Sphinx Moth, Enyo lugubris. (southern range) Let's see what the experts say.

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