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Old 01-22-2014, 08:34 AM   #21
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I'll dredge out my photo files and look to see which moth I have
I'll do the same.... Seems I have a few shots of all of the above mentioned.
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Snowberry Clearwing -Hemaris diffinis
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Hummingbird Clearwing - Hemaris thysbe
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One eyed sphinx -Smerinthus cerisyi
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White lined sphinx-Hyles lineata

They ALL fall under Class Insecta, Order Lepidoptera, Butterflies and moths, Family Sphingidae, Hawk moth
THEN get broken down into their common names-genus and species.
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Old 01-22-2014, 08:00 PM   #22
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I'll do the same.... Seems I have a few shots of all of the above mentioned...
You've got quite the collection there! Have they all visited your yard?
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Yeeeeessssssss.
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Lucky hava!

Here's our little visitor--I'm thinking snowberry clearwing, since I'm not seeing red?
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Yeeeeessssssss.
That is wonderful!
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