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Protambulyx eurycles (Herrich-Schäffer, [1854])

Имаго  Protambulyx eurycles


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Bombycoidea family Sphingidae subfamily Smerinthinae tribe Ambulycini genus Protambulyx → species Protambulyx eurycles

Species name(s)

Protambulyx eurycles (Herrich-Schäffer, [1854]) = eurycles (Herrich-Schäffer, [1854]) = Protambulyx xanthus Rothschild & Jordan, 1906 = fasciatus Gehlen, 1928 = rydbergi Gehlen, 1933 = australis Clark, 1937.


Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  Protambulyx eurycles

Detailed information with references


  • Suriname, Venezuela, Guyana, French Guiana, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Mexico Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Larva food plants

  • Anacardiaceae: Spondias dulcis, Spondias mombin, Astronium graveolens, Erythroxylon, Comocladia
    Simaroubaceae: Simarouba glauca, Simarouba amara Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Subspecies Protambulyx eurycles


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.



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19.03.2014 19:23, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Neotropic.

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