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Family Sphingidae - Sphinx Moths

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Pandora sphinx moth - Eumorpha pandorus Ello Sphinx - Erinnyis ello - Erinnyis ello What kind of Sphinx Moth? - Aellopos titan Darapsa myron, Virginia Creeper, Hodges #7885 - Darapsa myron Moth - Hemaris thysbe Sphecodina abbottii moth found on a hibiscus moschuetos in my yard - Xylophanes tersa Abbott's Sphinx - Sphecodina abbottii

Big Sphinx - Pachysphinx modesta - female Amorpha? - Amorpha juglandis - female Blind Eyed Sphinx - Paonias excaecata Paonias excaecata - male This big guy came looking in my window today, May 15 - Smerinthus cerisyi Small-eyed Sphinx - Paonias myops Sphinx moth sp? - Amorpha juglandis - female Please identify  - Pachysphinx modesta

Manduca sexta Manduca rustica Carolina Sphinx - Hodges#7775 - Manduca sexta Moth - Sphinx kalmiae 7787 Waved Sphinx - Ceratomia undulosa Sphingidae: Sphinx kalmiae - Sphinx kalmiae Laurel Sphinx - Sphinx kalmiae unknown moth - Dolba hyloeus

Caterpillar Hatched! ? ? Is this is a Sphinx caterpillar? Is this is a Sphinx caterpillar? Green caterpillar Caterpillar