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Satellite Sphinx - Eumorpha satellitia

Satellite Sphinx - Eumorpha satellitia
Rio Grande City, Starr County, Texas, USA
September 7, 2007
Can anyone verify that this is a Pandorus Sphinx? Thank you!

Moved from ID Request.

not pandorus
this is pandorus:

this moth is Satellite Sphinx - Hodges#7858 (Eumorpha satellitia)
and the only one in the guide is this one:

what a wonderful picture, of a wonderful creature..lucky you to see such a thing. and thanks for sharing.
heres a good website for sphinx moths of texas..

Thank you! I knew Pandora loo
Thank you! I knew Pandora looked off with that big white band and what not, must have skipped right by this guy in the guide.

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