Cercopes

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Cercopes

apelike pygmies; tried to steal Hercules’ weapons. [Gk. Myth.: Leach, 206]
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Previous pollinator identification studies in Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin identified the pandorus sphinx (Eumorpha pandorus), achemon sphinx (Eumorpha achemon), and hermit sphinx (Sphinx eremitus) hawkmoths as pollinators (Cuthrell 1994, Cuthrell et al.
Pandorus sphinx and achemon sphinx, confirmed as orchid pollinators in other states were also captured, but none carried orchid pollinia.