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Synanthedon species possibly on milkweed leaf - Synanthedon bibionipennis

Synanthedon species possibly on milkweed leaf - Synanthedon bibionipennis
6 miles NW Lyons, CO, Boulder County, Colorado, USA
July 5, 2013
Size: BL~12 mm, CFW less than 8
Synanthedon or another genus in the sesiid group? It was taken on a milkweed leaf, seemed to be sleeping since our photography did not bother it.
The abdomen seems a little heavier that in some I have seen. Any help is much appreciated.

Moved
Moved from Clearwing Moths.

Moth ID
This is the strawberry crown borer (Sy. bibionipennis).

 
Synanthedon bibionipennis
Thanks so much for this identification. It is much appreciated.

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