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Subfamily Sphinginae

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 Agrius
Species cingulata - Pink-spotted Hawkmoth - Hodges#7771
Genus Ceratomia
Species amyntor - Elm Sphinx - Hodges#7786
Species catalpae - Catalpa Sphinx - Hodges#7789
Species hageni - Hagen's Sphinx - Hodges#7790
Species igualana - Ceratomia igualana - Hodges#7790.1
Species sonorensis - Sonoran Sphinx - Hodges#7788
Species undulosa - Waved Sphinx - Hodges#7787
Genus Cocytius
Species antaeus - Giant Sphinx - Hodges#7772
Species duponchel - Duponchel's Sphinx - Hodges#7773
Genus Dolba
Species hyloeus - Pawpaw Sphinx - Hodges#7784
Genus Dolbogene
Species hartwegii - Hartweg's Sphinx - Hodges#7785
Genus Isoparce
Species cupressi - Bald Cypress Sphinx - Hodges#7791
Genus Lapara
Species bombycoides - Northern Pine Sphinx - Hodges#7817
Species coniferarum - Southern Pine Sphinx - Hodges#7816
Species phaeobrachycerous - Gulf Pine Sphinx - Hodges#7817.1
Genus Lintneria
Species eremitoides - Sage Sphinx - Hodges#7797
Species eremitus - Hermit Sphinx - Hodges#7796
Species istar - Istar Sphinx - Hodges#7799
Species separatus - Lintneria separatus - Hodges#7798
Species smithi - Smith's Sphinx - Hodges#7799.1
Genus Manduca
Species brontes - Cuban Sphinx Moth - Hodges#7780
Species florestan - Manduca florestan - Hodges#7782
Species jasminearum - Ash Sphinx - Hodges#7783
Species lanuginosa - Manduca lanuginosa - Hodges#7779.1
Species muscosa - Muscosa Sphinx - Hodges#7781
Species occulta - Occult Sphinx - Hodges#7777
Species quinquemaculatus - Five-spotted Hawk Moth - Hodges#7776
Species rustica - Rustic Sphinx - Hodges#7778
Species sexta - Carolina Sphinx - Hodges#7775
Genus Neococytius
Species cluentius - Neococytius cluentius - Hodges#7774
Genus Paratrea
Species plebeja - Plebeian Sphinx - Hodges#7793
Genus Sagenosoma
Species elsa - Elsa's Sphinx - Hodges#7792
Genus Sphinx
Species asellus - Sphinx asellus - Hodges#7806
Species canadensis - Canadian Sphinx - Hodges#7807
Species chersis - Great Ash Sphinx - Hodges#7802
Species dollii - Doll's Sphinx - Hodges#7813
Species drupiferarum - Wild Cherry Sphinx - Hodges#7812
Species franckii - Franck's Sphinx - Hodges#7808
Species gordius - Apple Sphinx - Hodges#7810
Species kalmiae - Laurel Sphinx moth - Hodges#7809
Species libocedrus - Incense Cedar Sphinx - Hodges#7804
Species luscitiosa - Clemens' Sphinx - Hodges#7811
Species perelegans - Elegant Sphinx - Hodges#7805
Species poecila - Northern Apple Sphinx - Hodges#7810.1
Species sequoiae - Sphinx sequoiae - Hodges#7814
Species vanbuskirki - Sphinx vanbuskirki - Hodges#7813.1
Species vashti - Vashti Sphinx - Hodges#7803