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Genus Paonias

Unidentified caterpillar cocoon - Paonias excaecata Blinded Hawk Moth, 11:44am - Paonias excaecata - male Blinded Sphinx - Paonias excaecata Moth with deltoid wings - Paonias excaecata Sphingidae, larva, dorsal - Paonias myops Mystery Moth South Western PA - Paonias myops Sphinx moth - Paonias excaecata Blinded Sphinx Moth Caterpillar? - Paonias excaecata
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Classification
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 Smerinthinae
Tribe Smerinthini
Genus Paonias
Numbers
Three species (1)
Identification
Species can be distinguished by shape of forewing margin (2)
Works Cited
1.American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico
Ross H. Arnett. 2000. CRC Press.
2.Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Moths
Charles V. Covell. 1984. Houghton Mifflin Company.