Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

Silkworm Moth - Apatelodes torrefacta

Silkworm Moth - Apatelodes torrefacta
Slingerlands, Albany County, New York, USA
June 29, 2014
I am having trouble IDing this sphinx moth

odd moves
Sorry for all the odd moves. Apparently we were all trying to move at the same time. Bug Guide is also having some issues today. Posted text does not show up sometimes.

Moved from Spotted Apatelodes.

Moved from ID Request.

Silkworm Moth - Apatelodes torrefacta

Spotted Apatelodes
Thanks for the ID. I was barking up the wrong tree thinking it was a sphinx moth.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.