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640094.002553Synanthedon tipuliformis (Clerck, 1759) – Currant Borer

© Robert Zimlich
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Synonymy: Sphinx tipuliformis Clerck, 1759
Sphinx ophioniformis Hübner, [1813]
Sphinx salmachus Linnaeus, 1758
Sphinx tipula Retzius, 1783
Synanthedon tipuliformis
© Shane Farrell
Synanthedon tipuliformis
© W. Crenshaw -
Synanthedon tipuliformis
15mm – © Gary Anweiler
Synanthedon tipuliformis
m. – © William Taft & Mich. St. Univ.

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