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Xylophanes anubus (Cramer, [1777])

Имаго  Xylophanes anubus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Bombycoidea family Sphingidae subfamily Macroglossinae tribe Macroglossini subtribe Choerocampina genus Xylophanes → species Xylophanes anubus

Species name(s)

Xylophanes anubus (Cramer, [1777]) = Sphinx anubus Cramer, [1777] = Chaerocampa nitidula Clemens, 1859 = laevis (Grote & Robinson, 1867) = alcides (Boisduval, [1875]) = miradoris (Boisduval, [1875]) = alegrensis Closs, 1915 = infernalis Gehlen, 1926 = paraguayensis Gehlen, 1933 = Chaerocampa anubus = Xylophanes anumbus.


Zoogeographical regions

Nearctic, Neotropic.

Имаго  Xylophanes anubus

Detailed information with references


  • Suriname, Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Venezuela, French Guiana, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, Panama, Colombia, Brazil Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Larva food plants

  • Psychotria panamensis, Psychotria chiapensis, Psychotria psychotriifolia, Psychotria nervosa Personal communication. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Subspecies Xylophanes anubus


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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18.03.2014 19:38, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Nearctic, Neotropic.

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