Catalpa Sphinx Moth
Ceratomia catalpae
Sphingidae
Hodges 7789


Digital image 04-20-06

Identification (Covell): The forewing is dull brownish-gray with no white scales. The lines are blackish-brown and indistinct; four or five blackish dashes, variably obscure. The reniform spots are black with gray filling. The hindwings have traces of lines on dark gray. Caterpillar host plants are Catalpa and other members of the Bignonia family.

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