''Sphinx canadensis'', the Canadian sphinx, is a member of the family Sphingidae that is found the northeastern United States and as north as Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. The species was first described by Jean Baptiste Boisduval in 1875.
The adult's wingspan is between 70 and 85 mm. It is often confused with the hermit sphinx throughout their overlaying areas, but unlike ''S. eremitus'' it has no white spot. The forewing of this species is gray brown with black streaks along the.. more