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McFarland K, Hanson T (2021): Records of Hawk Moths (Sphingidae) from Vermont, USA. v1.6. Vermont Center for Ecostudies. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.vtatlasoflife.org/resource?r=sphingidae_vt&v=1.6
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State of Vermont, United States, North America
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [42.65, -73.652], North East [45.04, -71.455]|
The Sphingidae, a family of moths (Lepidoptera), commonly known as hawk moths, sphinx moths, and hornworms
|Title||Vermont Atlas of Life|
|Study Area Description||State of Vermont, USA|
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Variety of ad hoc collecting across Vermont.
|Study Extent||State of Vermont, USA|
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|Collection Name||Vermont Atlas of Life on iNaturalist|
|Collection Name||Scott Griggs personal collection|
|Collection Name||UVM Entomology Research Lab|
|Collection Name||UVM Zadock Thompson Natural History Collection|
|Collection Name||Vermont Forest, Parks, and Recreation Department - Forest Biology Lab|
|Collection Name||Warren Kiel personal collection|
- Grehan, John R. et al. 1995. Moths and butterflies of Vermont (Lepidoptera): A faunal checklist. Misc. Publ. 116, VMC Bull. 1, 86 pp. https://www.uvm.edu/femc/attachments/project/999/reports/VTmothsbutterflies.pdf https://www.uvm.edu/femc/attachments/project/999/reports/VTmothsbutterflies.pdf
- Young BE, Auer S, Ormes M, Rapacciuolo G, Schweitzer D, et al. (2017) Are pollinating hawk moths declining in the Northeastern United States? An analysis of collection records. PLOS ONE 12(10): e0185683. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0185683 https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0185683