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Tribe Macroglossini

Eumorpha labruscae Xylophanes pluto? - Xylophanes pluto Sphingidae: Hyles euphorbiae - Hyles euphorbiae Virginia creeper sphinx - Darapsa myron caterpillar - Darapsa myron Sphinx moth - Deidamia inscriptum Amazing Larva with Narrow Head and Tail Horn - Amphion floridensis White-lined Sphinx - Hyles lineata
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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 Macroglossinae
Tribe Macroglossini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Macroglossini Harris, 1839
Explanation of Names
Macroglossini from the type genus Macroglossum (Scopoli), Greek meaning "long tongue." (1)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.