Updated as per CATE Sphingidae (Jalapa, Veracruz, Mexico); August 8, 2011
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Superfamily: Sphingoidea, Dyar, 1902
Mr. Donald Bowman: "It seems the moth may be confined to the deciduous forest in Upper Green Gulch to Panther Pass summit. I have yet to find it in the Basin area but I believe it will be found there."
It is also reported in northeastern Mexico, but CATE indicates only a "questionable" presence in Mexico.
The dark inner pm line of the forewing is quite convex.
Adhemarius blanchardorum larvae feed upon ?? and .
Female courtesy of Paul Opler
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