Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Carmenta verecunda (Edwards, 1881)


Family: Sesiidae
Subfamily: Sesiinae
Identification:
Wing Span: 1.0-1.8cm
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: Have been reared on the roots of western stoneseed (Lithospermum ruderale), Boraginaceae).
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Manitoba to Washington, south to Oklahoma, western Texas, the mountains of Arizona and the Sierra Nevadas of California.
Conservation:
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