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Tribe Sesiini

American Hornet Moth - Sesia tibiale - male Poplar Clearwing Borer - Sesia tibiale - female Unknown Sesiidae - Sesia spartani Sesia tibiale moth 1 - Sesia apiformis moth 1 - Sesia apiformis Sesia tibiale - male wasp - Sesia tibiale
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Sesioidea (Clearwing Moths)
Family Sesiidae (Clearwing Moths)
Subfamily Sesiinae
Tribe Sesiini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sesiini Boisduval, 1828
Explanation of Names
From the type genus Sesia, Greek meaning "moth." (1), (2)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.