Sphingid synonyms

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(Entomology) Any of several moths, of the family Sphingidae, that hover over flowers when sucking nectar through a long proboscis.
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Any of a family (Sphingidae) of moths with a thick, tapering body, slender wings, and a long feeding tube used for sucking the nectar of flowers; sphinx moth
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any of various moths with long narrow forewings capable of powerful flight and hovering over flowers to feed
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Any of the genus Hemaris of sphinx moths.
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