#7894 lineata

White-lined Sphinx

Hyles lineata (Fabricius, 1775)

Family: Sphingidae

Status: Common resident

Range: Found throughout the continental United States and in southern Canada and northern Mexico.

Larval Hostplant(s):  A wide variety of diverse plants.

NENHP Ranking: Not listed

Broods/Flight Times: multiple broods throughout the growing season.

Habitat: Equally at home in urban and rural settings.

Avg. Wingspan: 2 1/2 – 3 1/2 Inches

Found at: Everywhere

Overwintering: As pupae underground.

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🔗Links: Moth Photographers Group, BugGuide.net

White Lined Sphinx
White-lined Sphinx, Knox Co., NE, Aug 18, 2018, Mark Brogie
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