Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory

Creating a taxonomic e-science


AuthorsYearTitlesort descending
I. Leeuw1974A further note on the acceptability of an alternate foodplant for Hemileuca maia (Drury) (Saturniidae)
B. Neumoegen1881A little beauty from northern Arizona
T. D. A. Cockerell1925A new form of Smerinthus (Lep. Sphingidae)
J. D. Cadbury-3rd1931A new form of Sphinx gordius (Cramer) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
L. von Reizenstein1881A new moth
J. A. Comstock1938A new race of Euproserpinus phaeton from the Mojave Desert (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
W. M. Barnes, Benjamin F. H.1927A new race of {IHemaris diffinis} (Lepid., Sphingidae)
J. - M. Cadiou1998A new Sonoran Sphinx and another new Cypa from Sulawesi (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae)
R. W. Hodges1985A new species of Amplypterus from the Chisos Mountains, Texas (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
V. A. Brou_Jr1994A new species of Lapara (Sphingidae) from southeastern United States
J. B. Smith1887A new sphinx
W. Sweadner, Chermock, F. H., Chermock, R. L.1940A new sphinx from eastern United States
H. Pavulaan2020A phenotypic comparison of regional populations of Hemileuca maia (Drury, 1773) with designations of new subspecies (Bombycoidea, Saturniidae, Hemileucinae)
J. C. E. Riotte1972A review of the North American hawk moth genus {ILapara} (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
G. W. Berry1891A sphinx larva feeding on mints
C. H. Brown1976A survey of the Sphingidae of Sanibel Island, Florida
J. C. E. Riotte1993A third larval form of Agrius cingulata in Hawaii
W. Beutenmuller1895A variety of the larva of Sphinx plebeius
M. M. Collins2014A visit to Timberhill, a restored oak woodland savanna in Iowa: home to some rare and unusual butterflies
T. M. Casey1976Activity patterns, body temperature and thermal ecology in two desert caterpillars (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
J. A. Hyatt2011Addendum to "Moths of a small island on the coast of Georgia" (Lepidoptera, Heterocera)
V. A. Brou_Jr, Brou C. D.2002Addendum to the Sphingidae of Louisiana
J. - M. Cadiou, Hodges R. W.1998Adhemarius donysa (Druce): identification and notes on closely related species (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
A. G. Butler1881An account of the Sphinges and Bombyces collected by Lord Walsingham in North America during the years 1871-72
E. H. Metzler, Lucas V. P.1990An endangered moth in Ohio, with notes on other species of special concern (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae, Sphingidae, Notodontidae and Arctiidae)
J. P. Tuttle, Carr, T. W., Collins, M. M.2020An interpretation of the impact of the Wisconsin glaciation on the Hemileuca maia/nevadensis complex (Saturniidae) of the Great Lakes region
J. V. Calhoun2010An overlooked 18th Century list of North American Lepidoptera
B. E. Young, Auer, S., Ormes, M., Rapacciuolo, G., Schweitzer, D., Sears, N.2017Are pollinating hawkmoths declining in the northeastern United States? An analysis of collection records
G. O. Krizek1988Atypical nectaring behavior in 2 species of Sphingidae
V. Grant, Grant K. A.1983Behavior of hawkmoths on flowers of {IDatura meteloides}
J. A. Riffell, Alarcón, R., Abrell, L., Davidowitz, G., Bronstein, J. L., Hildebrand, J. G.2008Behavioral consequences of innate preferences and olfactory learning in hawkmoth-flower interactions
D. S. Chandler, Manski, D., Donahue, C., Alyokhin, A.2012Biodiversity of the Schoodic Peninsula: results of the insect and arachnid bioblitzes at the Schoodic District of Acadia National Park, Maine
J. H. Louwagie_III, Peigler R. S.2016Biology and chemical ecology of Eupackardia calleta (Saturniidae) in southern Texas
J. L. Bossart, Gage S. H.1990Biology and seasonal occurrence of Manduca quinquemaculata and M. sexta (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) in southwestern Michigan
K. H. Osborne1995Biology of Proserpinus clarkiae (Sphingidae)
J. B. Heppner2008Book Review. {IThe hawk moths of North America: a natural history study of the Sphingidae of the United States and Canada} by James P. Tuttle. 2007. Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Washington, DC. 253pp, 24 pl. 8-1/2 x 11 in. $90.00
V. A. Brou_Jr2002Brief observations of Sphingidae flight time
A. K. Baranowski, Preisser E. L.2018Can Darapsa myron (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) successfully use the invasive plant Ampelopsis brevipedunculata as a food resource?
W. M. Barnes, Benjamin F. H.1927Check list of the Lepidoptera of Boreal North America, superfamilies Sphingoidea, Saturnioidea and Bombycoidea of the familes Syntomidae and Arctiidae
K. Richers2007Classic collecting campaigns Mount Pinos, California
J. Haxaire, van Buskirk M. D.2015Contribution to the knowledge of the early stages of Proserpinus vega (Dyar, 1903) (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae)
B. C. Schmidt2018Cryptic species among bumblebee mimics: an unrecognized Hemaris hawkmoth (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) in eastern North America
D. F. Schweitzer2017Current versus mid 20th century statuses of moths with big summer caterpillars (Saturniidae, Sphingidae, Datana) in northern New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania
C. G. Soule1895Deidamia inscripta
J. P. Kirtland1852Description of a new species of Libythea and of Macroglossa
J. Haxaire2020Description of a new species of Sphingidae from the USA, Sphinx vanbuskirki n. sp., and confirmation of the synonymy of Sphinx coloradus Smith, 1887 with Sphinx dollii Neumoegen, 1881. Lepidoptera, Sphingidae, Sphinginae
J. A. Lintner1872Description of a new sphinx
S. D. Nixon1912Description of a new variety of Smerinthus jamaicensis (Lepid.)
B. Neumoegen1893Description of a new {ISphinx} and some notes on {IS. coloradus} Smith
C. G. Soule1895Description of some of the larval stages of Amphion nessus


Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith