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Genus Isoparce

Baldcypress sphinx  - Isoparce cupressi Green Caterpillar with White Bars and White Spots - Isoparce cupressi Bald Cypress Sphinx Moth  - Isoparce cupressi Bald Cypress Sphinx ? - Isoparce cupressi Isoparce cupressi Moth - Isoparce cupressi MothSphinxTBID03152014FW_1843 - Isoparce cupressi unknown moth - Isoparce cupressi
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Bombycoidea (Silkworm, Sphinx, and Royal Moths)
Family Sphingidae (Sphinx Moths)
Subfamily Sphinginae
Tribe Sphingini
Genus Isoparce
1 species in North America listed at All-Leps
2 species in the world; the other species (I. broui) occurs in Mexico
southern United States and Mexico
Internet References
pinned adult images of I. cupressi, plus collection site map (All-Leps)
pinned adult image of I. broui (
live larva image of I. cupressi (
list of world species plus links and literature references (Markku Savela, FUNET)