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Pink-spotted Hawk Moth
Agrius cingulatus

3 3/4 - 4 3/4" (94-119mm). Forewings narrow; brown and gray pattern resembles bark; hindwings gray… read more

Nessus Sphinx Moth
Amphion floridensis

1 1/2 - 2 1/4" (38-56mm). Wings narrow; dark reddish brown to chocolate brown, with dark reddish o… read more

Bumblebee Moth
Hemaris diffinis

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Hummingbird Moth
Hemaris thysbe

Wingspan 1 1/2-2" (38-50 mm). Wings initially plum-red to brownish black, but scales drop off after… read more

White-lined Sphinx
Hyles lineata

Wingspan 2 1/2-3 1/2" (65-90 mm). Fore wings brown with a buff-colored band from near base to tip; … read more

Tomato Hornworm Moth
Manduca quinquemaculata

Wingspan 3 1/2-4 3/8" (90-110 mm). Wings mouse-gray, streaked with black and brown. Hind wings str… read more

Rustic Sphinx Moth
Manduca rustica

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Cerisy's Sphinx
Smerinthus cerisyi

Wingspan 2 3/8-3 3/8" (60-85 mm). Fore wings variable, marked with contrasting light and dark gray … read more

Luna Moth
Actias luna

Wingspan 3 1/8-4 1/2" (80-115 mm). Wings pale green; fore wings have purple front margins, hind win… read more

Polyphemus Moth
Antheraea polyphemus

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Io Moth
Automeris io

Wingspan 2 3/8-2 3/4" (60-70 mm). Male's fore wings yellow; female's reddish brown. Hind wings of … read more

Imperial Moth
Eacles imperialis

Wingspan 4-5 7/8" (100-150 mm). Wings yellow with purple-gray marks and dark speckles. Fore wings … read more

Sheep Moth
Hemileuca eglanterina

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Nuttall's Day Moth
Hemileuca nuttallii

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Cecropia Moth
Hyalophora cecropia

Wingspan 4 3/4-5 7/8" (120-150 mm). Wings speckled gray-brown with rusty shading, especially near b… read more

Ceanothus Silk Moth
Hyalophora euryalus

4 1/4 - 4 1/2" (106-113mm). Sexes similar (with exception of males having much wider antennae). B… read more

Virginia Ctenuchid Moth
Ctenucha virginica

Wingspan 1 3/8-2" (35-50 mm). Wings dark olive-brown, partly fringed with white. Body metallic blu… read more

Ornate Tiger Moth
Apantesis ornata

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Mexican Tiger Moth
Apantesis proxima

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Pictured Tiger Moth
Arachnis picta

2" (50 mm). Forewings whitish with wavy gray bars; hindwings reddish pink with patches and wavy ba… read more

Giant Leopard Moth
Ecpantheria scribonia

2 3/8 - 3 5/8" (59-90mm). Forewings white with bluish-black circles; hindwings white with dark str… read more

Acrea Moth
Estigmene acraea

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Fall Webworm Moth
Hyphantria cunea

1 1/4 - 1 1/2" (31-37 mm). Wings ghostly white; forewings have black spots. Body white. … read more

Rattlebox Moth
Utetheisa bella

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Eight-spotted Forester
Alypia octomaculata

Wingspan 1 1/8-1 1/4" (30-33 mm). Wings and body velvety black with 2 large yellow spots on each fo… read more

Ridings' Forester
Alypia ridingsi

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Alfalfa Looper
Autographa californica

Wingspan 1 1/8-1 5/8" (30-40 mm). FW gray with a silvery mark near middle. HW and body dull gray t… read more

Ultronia Underwing Moth
Catocala ultronia

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Gypsy Moth
Lymantria dispar

Male wingspan 3/4" (20 mm); female wingspan 1 1/8-2 3/4" (28-70 mm). Male's fore wings brownish gra… read more

Western Spruce Budworm Moth
Choristoneura occidentalis

1 1/4" (31 mm). Forewings and body mottled orange and brown, sometimes grayish; hindwings gray-bro… read more

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