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One-eyed Sphinx

Smerinthus cerisyi

Habitat:

Larval hosts are willow (Salix spp.) and poplar (Populus spp.) which are abundant in the area.

Notes:

When disturbed this moth will flash the eyespots on its underwings in an attempt to deter potential predators.

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Gary Walton
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Gary Walton

Minnesota, USA

Spotted on Jun 6, 2019
Submitted on Jul 27, 2019

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