Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory

Creating a taxonomic e-science

Literature

AuthorsYearsort descendingTitle
D. Drury1773Illustrations of natural history. Wherein are exhibited upwards of two hundred and forty figures of exotic insects,... to which is added a translation into French
J. Abbot, Smith J. E.1797The natural history of the rarer lepidopterous insects of Georgia, including their systematic characters, the particulars of their several metamorphoses and the plants on which they feed
J. B. A. E. de Boisduval1868Lépidoptères de la Californie
C. V. Riley1869First annual report on the noxious, beneficial and other insects, of the state of Missouri, made to the State Board of Agriculture, pursuant to an appropriation for this purpose from the legislature of the state
J. A. Lintner1872Description of a new sphinx
H. Edwards1873Pacific Coast Lepidoptera. - No.1. Description of some new or imperfectly known Heterocera
F. H. H. Strecker1878Section II. Lepidoptera. Pp. 1847-1872, in: Ruffner, E.H., Appendix S.S., Annual report of Lieutenant E.H. Ruffner, Corps of Engineers, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1878. Explorations and surveys in the Department of the Missouri
F. H. H. Strecker1880Descriptions of some new species and varieties of North American Lepidoptera
B. Neumoegen1881A little beauty from northern Arizona
P. Fischer1883Notes on the larvae on [sic] some Sphingidae
C. H. Fernald1884Notes on Sphingidae captured at Orono, Maine and vicinity
J. B. Smith1887A new sphinx
H. G. Dyar1889Description of the larva of Sphinx luscitiosa, Clemens
G. W. Berry1891A sphinx larva feeding on mints
H. G. Dyar1894Preparatory stages of Sphinx vashti Strecker
W. Beutenmuller1895A variety of the larva of Sphinx plebeius
W. H. Edwards1898Notes upon Sphinx catalpae at Coalburgh, W. Va
L. W. Rothschild, Jordan K.1915Thirteen new Sphingidae
B. P. Clark1917New Sphingidae
B. P. Clark1919Some undescribed Sphingidae
B. P. Clark1920Sixteen new Sphingidae
H. Skinner1922Protoparce rustica in Florida (Lep.: Sphingidae) and Mr. T. L. Mead
J. D. Cadbury-3rd1931A new form of Sphinx gordius (Cramer) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
W. J. Baerg1935Three shade tree insects. II. Great elm leaf beetle, catalpa sphinx and eastern tent caterpillar
W. Sweadner, Chermock, F. H., Chermock, R. L.1940A new sphinx from eastern United States
D. B. Stallings, Turner J. R.1944Notes on Lepidoptera
J. A. Comstock1947Phlegethontius rustica Fabr. in California (Lepidoptera; Sphingidae)
D. P. Gregory1963Hawkmoth pollination in the genus Oenothera
D. P. Gregory1963Hawkmoth pollination in the genus Oenothera
J. A. Comstock, Henne C.1967Early stages of Sphinx sequoiae engelhardti (Sphingidae)
C. M. Franklin1972New distributional records for {ICeratomia hageni} (Sphingidae)
M. A. Rickard1975Life history notes on three Texas Sphingidae
T. M. Casey1976Activity patterns, body temperature and thermal ecology in two desert caterpillars (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
J. C. E. Riotte1980Sphinx poecila, a valid North American hawkmoth species (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae)
J. L. Bossart, Gage S. H.1990Biology and seasonal occurrence of Manduca quinquemaculata and M. sexta (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) in southwestern Michigan
G. M. Nishida1992Hawaiian terrestrial arthropod checklist
J. C. E. Riotte1993A third larval form of Agrius cingulata in Hawaii
V. A. Brou_Jr1994A new species of Lapara (Sphingidae) from southeastern United States
M. A. Valenti, Zack R. S.1995Lepidoptera associated with greenleaf manzanita, Arctostaphylos patula E. Greene (Ericaceae), in Shasta County, California
M. C. Minno, Minno I. A.1997New host plant records for the Rustic Sphinx, Manduca rustica (Fabricius), in north-central Florida
J. - M. Cadiou1998A new Sonoran Sphinx and another new Cypa from Sulawesi (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae)
A. J. Hanks1998Zone 6 South central Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana
R. L. Langston1998Zone 3 Southwest California, Arizona, Nevada
R. L. Langston1999Zone 3 Southwest California, Arizona, Nevada
A. Mira, Bernays E. A.2002Trade-offs in host use by Manduca sexta: plant characters vs natural enemies
C. Sassine, Knudson, E. C., Bordelon Jr, C. W.2003Manduca lanuginosa form crocala (Druce), (Blackened Sphinx), a new record for Texas and the USA
R. A. Raguso, Willis M. A.2003Hawkmoth pollination in Arizona's Sonoran Desert: behavioral responses to floral traits.
B. Barrett2005Moths nabbed at airport
V. A. Brou_Jr2007Spotlight on rearing: Isoparce cupressi in Louisiana
J. P. Tuttle2007The hawk moths of North America. A natural history study of the Sphingidae of the United States and Canada

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