Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Waved Sphinx Moth

Ceratomia undulosa

Description:

Family: Sphingidae, Subfamily: Sphinginae. Common Large Sphinx Moth. Total Length: 45-60 mm. Gray FW has double, jagged black lines. Oblique apical dash touched jagged ST line. White reniform sport. Hosts: Ash, Oak and other trees.

Habitat:

Woodlands. Comes to light.

Notes:

Other moths in photo. Large yellow male Io Moth (Automeris io), yellow and pink Rosy Maple Moth (Dryocampa rubicunda). Insect is Little Yellow Stonefly (Perlodiade sp.) and also micro moth.

No species ID suggestions

Pennsylvania, USA

Lat: 40.84, Long: -75.64

Spotted on Jun 30, 2014
Submitted on Jul 3, 2014

Related spottings

Catalpa Hornworm Waved Sphinx Waved Sphinx Moth Waved sphinx (Ceratomia undulosa)

Nearby spottings

Green Frogs (amplexus) Clematis Seed Heads Common Eastern Bumblebee Western Conifer Seed Bug