Moths (Sphingidae)
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Pandorus Sphinx                                                     Eumorpha pandorus
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
June 16, 2006
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Pink-spotted Hawk Moth                                       Agrius cingulatus
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
September 20, 2006
Photographer:  Richard Orr
White-lined Sphinx                                                  Hyles lineata
Assateague Island national Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
September 6, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Pink-spotted Hawk Moth                                       Agrius cingulatus
Assateague Island National Seashore
Worcester County, Maryland
October 8, 2007
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Snowberry Clearwing                                             Hemaris diffinis
Town Creek
Allegany County, Maryland
May 21, 2010
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Tobacco Hornworm                                                 Manduca sexta
Ellicott City environs
Howard County, Maryland
August 29, 2010
Photographer:  Bonnie Ott
Hummingbird Clearwing                                       Hemaris thyshe
Wincopin Farms
Howard County, Maryland
April 29, 2011
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Blinded Sphinx                                                          Paonias excaecatus
Fort Meade
Anne Arundel County, Maryland
July 13, 2012
Photographer: Kurt Schwarz
Catalpha Sphinx                                                       Ceratomia catalpae
On Catalpha
West Friendship
Howard County, Maryland
July 17, 2012
Photographer:  Kevin Cassidy
Nessus Sphinx                                                         Amphion floridensis
Triadelphia Reservoir
Howard County, Maryland
July 5, 2013
Photographer: Richard Orr
Four-horned Sphinx                                                Ceratomia amyntor
On River Birch
Triadelpia Reservoir
Howard County, Maryland
September 2, 2013
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Fawn Sphinx                                                             Sphinx kalmaiae
Howard County, Maryland
September 12, 2013
Photographer:  Bonnie Ott
Snowberry Clearwing (larva)                                Hemaris diffinis
On Honeysuckle
Mt. Pleasant, Howard County Conservancy
Howard County, Maryland
September 3, 2014
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Blinded Sphinx                                                         Paonias excaecatus
on Oak
Catoctin Mountains, Frederick County, Maryland
September 13, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Pine Sphinx                                                               Lapara coniferarum
on Pitch Pine
Catoctin Mountains
Frederick County, Maryland
September 23, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Small-eyed Sphinx                                                  Paonias myops
on Cherry, Catoctin Mountains
Frederick County, Maryland
September 13, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Trumpet Vine Sphinx                                              Paratraea plebeja
on Trumpet Vine
Western Regional Park
Howard County, Maryland
September 24, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr
Virginia Creeper Sphinx                                         Darapsa choerilus
Beaverbrook Environs
Howard County, Maryland
August 6, 2015
Photographer:  Richard Orr