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Western Poplar Sphinx

Pachysphinx occidentalis

Description:

Big Sphynx moth in a fence. 8 cm wide. It matches the color of the mountains in Zion National Park.

Habitat:

Zion National Park, arid with some pine forest.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Western Poplar Sphinx
Pachysphinx occidentalis Moth - Pachysphinx occidentalis - BugGuide.Net


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1 Comment

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 7 years ago

Thank you Jakubko for the ID and the link.

LuisStevens
Spotted by
LuisStevens

Springdale, Utah, USA

Spotted on Jul 14, 2013
Submitted on Jul 25, 2013

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