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Black and White Moth - Manduca rustica

Black and White Moth - Manduca rustica
Homer, LA, Claiborne Parish, Louisiana, USA
June 3, 2010
This picture was taken by M. E. Lewis in her garage in Homer, LA.

Moved from Moths.

7778 - Manduca rustica - Rustic Sphinx

looking at the FW patterns especially the finer toothed lines indicate M. rustica

Moved from ID Request.

[thumb:300782] Rustic Sphinx
Rustic Sphinx

looks like a Pawpaw Sphinx Moth
Dolba hyloeus, to me at any rate.