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Waved Sphinx Moth

Ceratomia undulosa


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.


Woodlands. Comes to light.


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.

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Carol Snow Milne
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Carol Snow Milne

Pennsylvania, USA

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

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