Image Number: 5388329

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Organization:
Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
The sphynx moth uses its large wings to hover and feed like hummingbirds.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
University of Kentucky, Kentucky, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Bombycoidea
Family: Sphingidae
Subject: sphinx or hawk moths
Image uploaded:
Friday, January 16, 2009
Image last updated:
Thursday, April 28, 2011