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Photo#8653
Catalpa Sphinx - Ceratomia catalpae

Catalpa Sphinx - Ceratomia catalpae
Durham County, North Carolina, USA
July 31, 2004
Found at a lighted wall. When I prodded this individual in order to see its hindwings, it fell down onto the ground and began to vibrate its wings in order to warm its flight muscles, as Sphinx moths are so prone to do--linked image on right: