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Happenings in the insect world
by Maxwell V. Norton
on September 10, 2012 at 8:49 AM
How does it get its sphinx name?
by Kathy Keatley Garvey
on September 10, 2012 at 9:37 AM
According to Wikipedia: "When resting, the larva usually holds the legs off the surface and tucks its head underneath, which, resembling the Egyptian Sphinx, gives rise to the name 'sphinx moth.'"
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