Habitat: H. aethra favors more mesic, open deciduous forest habitats, especially with natural openings on igneous bedrock"
Range: Records from Manitoba, Ontario, Québec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Michigan and New York
Taxonomy Notes: Hemaris aethra (Strecker, 1875) is raised to full species status from synonymy of 7855 Hemaris diffinis, in Schmidt (2018).
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