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Deilephila elpenor, East Vancouver, British Columbia,
June 16, 2011, photographer Julia Hilton, via Nayt Keane.
Deilephila elpenor, Maple Ridge, British Columbia,
July 27, 2011, courtesy of Stephanie Larbalestier.
Deilephila elpenor fifth instar, Maple Ridge, British Columbia,
August 21, 2012, courtesy of Marcia Hotvedt.
Smerinthus cerisyi, Vernon, British Columbia, July 2005, courtesy of Julie Pinette.
Hyles lineata nectaring, courtesy of Cheryl Condy.
Sphinx chersis, pre-pupal, courtesy of Shannon Carifelle.
Identification by Bill Oehlke.
Hyles lineata, Fort St. John, British Columbia, Canada,
September 2, 2012, courtesy of Elaine Walker.
Smerinthus cerisyi, Gabriola Island, B.C., July 2, 2007, courtesy of Jane Southern.
Hyles gallii on Epilobium, Hazelton, northwestern British Columbia, courtesy of Shannon Hurst.
Proserpinus flavofasciata, Invermere, British Columbia, May 2006, courtesy of Matthew Holden.
Sphinx vashti, Adams Lake, British Columbia, May 24, 2004, courtesy of Kathy Francoeur.
Paonias myops, Adams Lake, British Columbia, May 24, 2004, courtesy of Kathy Francoeur.
Hyles lineata pupa, Okanagan Region, courtesy of Paul Richman family
"The emergent moth confirms the ID.
"Sebastian found the larva between Lumby and Cherryville in the Okanagan region of British Columbia, also referred to as the Southern Interior."
Hemaris thetis Gabriola Island, British Columbia, Canada,
June 28, 2008, courtesy of Jean Wyenberg.
Visit Smerinthus cerisyi adult, Pemberton, British Columbia, May 15, 2010, courtesy of John Tschopp.
Visit Smerinthus cerisyi larva, four views, View Royal, British Columbia, August 1, 2010, courtesy of Lauren, David and Rick Van Acken.
Visit Smerinthus cerisyi larva, Port Kells, Clayton Heights, Surrey, British Columbia, August 20, 2012, courtesy of Lisa Ingvallsen.
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