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Tribe Smerinthini

1478 Smerinthus cerisyi - One-eyed Sphinx 7822 - Smerinthus cerisyi - male Pachysphinx modesta maybe - Pachysphinx modesta Sphingidae? - Paonias myops Small-eyed Sphinx - Paonias myops Paonias myops Pachysphinx modesta Found in Southwest Washington State, July 1, 2020 (Portland Metro area) - Pachysphinx occidentalis Smerinthus ophthalmica? - Smerinthus - female
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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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Smerinthini Grote & Robinson, 1865
Explanation of Names
Smerinthini from the type genus Smerinthus (Latreille), apparently from the Greek "merinthos" (μήρινθος) meaning "cord, rope." (PDF, see pg. 26).