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Subfamily Sesiinae

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Cissuvora ampelopsis - Hodges #2521 - Cissuvora ampelopsis Cissuvora ampelopsis - male Moth resembles paper wasps - Cissuvora ampelopsis

moth - Melittia cucurbitae SVB - Melittia cucurbitae - female Melittia gloriosa Hy. Edwards - Melittia gloriosa - male Squash Vine Borer - Melittia calabaza Melittia cucurbitae Laying eggs - Melittia cucurbitae Squash Vine Borer - Melittia cucurbitae Glorious Squash Vine Borer  - Melittia gloriosa - female

Clearwing Moth - Osminia ruficornis Calasesia coccinea --? - Calasesia coccinea moth 4 - Osminia ruficornis Calasesia coccinea on Pomaria jamesii - Calasesia coccinea Sesiid - Osminia bicornicolis Sesiidae - Osminia ruficornis Sesiidae - Osminia ruficornis Small Fringe-winged Moth? - Osminia ruficornis

Sesia tibialis - Sesia tibiale - male NOT a Vespula squamosa -- some type of clearwing moth. - Sesia tibiale Sesia tibiale Yellow Jacket Mimic Moth - Sesia tibiale - male Yellow Jacket Mimic Moth - Sesia tibiale - male Nice Vespula mimic - Sesia tibiale wasp - Sesia tibiale Which Clearwing? - Sesia tibiale - male

not sure bee,wasp moth ?? - Synanthedon sapygaeformis Lesser Peachtree Borer - Synanthedon pictipes Blue Clearwing Moth ID Request - Synanthedon exitiosa Synanthedon acerni  - Synanthedon acerni - female Synanthedon exitiosa Clearwing Moth - Synanthedon scitula Dogwood Borer (Synanthedon scitula)  - Synanthedon scitula Wasp or Mydas fly? - Synanthedon exitiosa