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Columbus, OH
(Zone 6a)

July 11, 2005
2:48 PM

Post #1615407

I know it's not a plant, but I do know that all the friendly and knowledgable folks here could help!
Does anybody know what kind of moth this may be? It was found on my neighbor's front porch resting under a table. It didn't mind have its picture taken at all!

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San Antonio, TX
(Zone 8b)

July 11, 2005
3:06 PM

Post #1615447

Looks like a waved Sphinx moth (ceratomia undulosa) to me.

This message was edited Jul 11, 2005 10:09 AM
Andrews, NC
(Zone 6a)

July 11, 2005
5:07 PM

Post #1615751

Looks as if you have a pandorus sphinx.
Churchill, Victoria
(Zone 10a)

July 11, 2005
8:58 PM

Post #1616371

I agree with gldandrews, it is the Pandorus Sphinx Eumorpha pandorus
Columbus, OH
(Zone 6a)

July 12, 2005
4:31 AM

Post #1617767

Thank you everyone for your input! I do agree that it is a pandorus sphinx! I looked really close at it and the picture on the usgs site, and it matched to a "T"! I'll mark this one as solved!


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