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Photo#328573
mournful sphinx - Enyo lugubris

mournful sphinx - Enyo lugubris
Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA
September 2, 2009
Size: 3.5cm
Mournful Sphinx - Hodges#7851 - Enyo lugubris

Found by my son flapping about inside a shrub after dusk, in proximity to a praying mantis. The moth appears badly damaged, and it may have been a meal stolen from the mantis.
First posting from Louisiana for mournful sphinx.

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