Updated as per James P. Tuttle's The Hawk Moths of North America, August 19, 2008
Updated as per personal communication with Trina Sweet (Hyles euphorbiae, Antrim County, September 12, 2015); September 19, 2015
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The first groups present thumbnails of the adult moths, with links to more detailed descriptions and information.
The second set of tables present thumbnails of the larvae (caterpillars) with links to the same descriptions and information.
Individual notes for Northern Michigan counties (adult moths):
Both Diane and I got a chuckle over the seeming appearance of sun glasses on this visitor to her flowers!
Manduca sexta munching on green pepper, Shiawassee County, Michigan,
September 10, 2008, courtesy of Jennifer Putnam.
Hyles euphorbiae fifth instar, Antrim County, Michigan,
September 12, 2015, courtesy of Trina Sweet.
Individual notes for Northwestern Michigan counties (larvae):
Individual notes for Northern Michigan counties (larvae):
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