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Species Erinnyis oenotrus - Oleander sphinx moth - Hodges#7835

Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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 Macroglossinae
Tribe Dilophonotini
Genus Erinnyis
Species oenotrus (Oleander sphinx moth - Hodges#7835)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Erinnyis oenotrus (Cramer, 1782)
Southern Arizona; Southern Texas; southern Florida to South America.
Print References
Hodges, R.W., 1971. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 21. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 100; pl. 9.1. (1)
Tuttle, J.P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 138; pl. 13.5. (2)