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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

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Subfamily Smerinthinae

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
Genus Amorpha
Species juglandis - Walnut Sphinx - Hodges#7827
Genus Pachysphinx
Species occidentalis - Western Poplar Sphinx - Hodges#7829
Species modesta - Modest Sphinx - Hodges#7828
Genus Paonias
Species astylus - Huckleberry Sphinx - Hodges#7826
Species excaecata - Blinded Sphinx - Hodges#7824
Species myops - Small-eyed Sphinx - Hodges#7825
Genus Protambulyx
Species strigilis - Streaked Sphinx - Hodges#7818
Genus Smerinthus
Species astarte - Smerinthus astarte - Hodges#7822.2
Species cerisyi - One-eyed Sphinx - Hodges#7822
Species jamaicensis - Twin-spotted Sphinx - Hodges#7821
Species ophthalmica - Smerinthus ophthalmica - Hodges#7822.1
Species saliceti - Smerinthus saliceti - Hodges#7823
No Taxon astarte or ophthalmica