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Family Sesiidae - Clearwing Moths

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Synanthedon CR - Synanthedon An interesting creature - Synanthedon acerni Clearwing moth - Synanthedon polygoni Synanthedon 2 - Carmenta Squash Vine Borer? (Melittia cucurbitae) - Melittia cucurbitae Synanthedon decipiens? - Synanthedon decipiens - male  Genus Synanthedon (?) - Synanthedon decipiens - female Brush-winged, 2-horned mandible, and purple antennae  - Melittia cucurbitae

Clearwing moth  - Zenodoxus sidalceae - female moth that looks like a bee - Pennisetia marginatum What Species? - Vitacea polistiformis - male Un Clearwing Moth - Vitacea - female Moth - Paranthrene robiniae moth - Albuna fraxini - male Clearwing Moth - Zenodoxus palmii Moths - colorful, mating - Albuna fraxini - male - female