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Tribe Sphingini

Dolba hyloeus Wild Cherry Sphinx ? - Sphinx drupiferarum Moth, Top View - Isoparce cupressi Not sure which hawk moth? - Agrius cingulata Ceratomia undulosa - Hodges #7787 - Ceratomia undulosa Sphinx Moth Caterpillar? - Ceratomia sonorensis Vashti Sphinx - Sphinx vashti Laurel Sphinx - Sphinx kalmiae
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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 Sphinginae
Tribe Sphingini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sphingini Latreille, [1802]
Explanation of Names
Sphingini from the type genus Sphinx (Linnaeus), for the Egyptian Sphinx.