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Family Sesiidae - Clearwing Moths

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Clearwing Moth - Synanthedon arkansasensis Mystery Moth - Eichlinia gloriosa Maple Callus Borer - Hodges#2554 - Synanthedon acerni Clearwing moth - Alcathoe carolinensis Lilac borers - mating pair - Podosesia syringae - female Synanthedon from Central Nebraska - Synanthedon exitiosa - male Carmenta rubricincta ♂ - Carmenta rubricincta - male Synanthedon acerrubri

nice tailfeaters - Albuna fraxini Moth? - Vitacea polistiformis clearwing moth? - Paranthrene tabaniformis Pennsylvania Moth  - Pennisetia marginatum Bug on stinging nettle plant - Albuna pyramidalis unknown moth - Paranthrene robiniae  Vitacea polistiformis - Vitacea polistiformis Pin Oak Clearwing - Paranthrene pellucida