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Mournful Sphinx (Enyo lugubris) At a 365 + 395 nm UV light at a mixed forest edge<br />
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Mournful Sphinx (Enyo lugubris)

At a 365 + 395 nm UV light at a mixed forest edge

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  1. What an interesting shape. Can see why it is named a Sphinx! Posted 7 months ago

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''Enyo lugubris'', the mournful sphinx, is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is found from Argentina and Paraguay to Uruguay, Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil and the West Indies through Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama to Mexico and the United States, where it has been recorded from Arizona east to Florida and north to South Carolina.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded Sep 15, 2021. Captured Sep 15, 2021 06:44 in 227 Oakman Rd NE, Oakman, GA 30732, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/11.0
  • 1/166s
  • ISO1250
  • 100mm