Hawkmoths of  Brazil  by Alan Martin

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Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory (STI), Creating a taxonomic e-science at:  www.sphingidae.myspecies.info

Lepidoptera barcode of life: sphingidae at:  www.lepbarcoding.org/sphingidae/index.php

Butterflies and moths of North America:  www.butterfliesandmoths.org/taxonomy/Sphingidae

Sphingidae of Paraguay:  http://www.pybio.org/5614/sphingidae-1/