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Sphingidae Latreille, 1802
Kiitäjät Hawk-moths Schwärmer
Sphingidae Latreille, 1802; , TG: Sphinx
Sphingidae, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Sphingidae, Macromoths Of Fundy National Park [NRC-CFS]
Sphingidae, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Sphingidae, The Moths of Southeastern Arizona [Bruce Walsh]
Sphingidae, Sphingidae of the Western Palearctic [Tony Pittaway]
Sphingidae (Bombycoidea) ; van Nieukerken et al., 2011, Zootaxa 3148 : 217
fi Smerinthinae Grote & Robinson, 1865 — 360 spp.
fi Sphinginae Latreille, [1802] — 264 spp.
fi Macroglossinae Harris, 1839 — 757 spp.

[sp-1a.jpg] 800x1072 (~181Kb) South Africa: Letseng mine, Lesotho (~3200m), ?Feb 2006, Photo © Eric Josephson [sp-1b.jpg] 600x715 (~71Kb) South Africa: Letseng mine, Lesotho (~3200m), ?Feb 2006, Photo © Eric Josephson [sp-2l.jpg] 501x846 (~54Kb) larva Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Jomtien beach, a wasting land behind Jomtien Holiday Hotel, 1st January 2006, Photo © Oleg Kosterin
[sp-3.jpg] 738x1065 (~92Kb) Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Jomtien beach, attracted by light, 10th January 2006, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.

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[Bruce Walsh]
Bruce Walsh; e-mail: Bruce Walsh; The Moths of Southeastern Arizona; Butterflies of Southeastern Arizona
[Eric Josephson]
Norges Sommerfugler
Natural Resources Canada - Canadian Forest Service; e-mail: Thomas, Tony; http://www.atl.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/index-e/what-e/science-e/biodiversity-e/mothdiversity-e.html
[Oleg Kosterin]
Institue of Cytology & Genetics; Siberian Division of Russian Academy of Sciences; Novosibirsk; e-mail: Oleg Kosterin; http://pisum.bionet.nsc.ru/kosterin/
Lepidoptera; Siberian Zoological Museum
[Tony Pittaway]
WWW pages; Sphingidae of the Western Palearctic; Saturniidae of the Western Palaearctic; Sphingidae of China (and adjacent regions)

Some related literature:
van Nieukerken et al., 2011
in Zhang (Ed.), Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness. Order Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758 Zootaxa 3148 : 212-221

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Keep in mind that the taxonomic information is copied from various sources, and may include many inaccuracies. Expert help is welcome.