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Spurge Hawk-moth

Hyles euphorbiae

Description:

Apparently a European species, according to wikipedia, this one was found in Wyoming. Severely lost? Diplomat to the moths of America? Dunno, couldn't ask.

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4 Comments

AlexK
AlexK 9 years ago

Ah well, so it is. Thanks for the info guys!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Spectacular moth! Karen is absolutely correct, this species is found throughout much of the US.

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

This species does seem to be reasonably widespread in the US http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/speci...

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Lovely series!
Welcome to the community akussr!

AlexK
Spotted by
AlexK

Wyoming, USA

Spotted on Aug 15, 2011
Submitted on Jul 5, 2013

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