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White-lined Sphinx

Hyles lineata (Fabricius 1775)


Islas Pacífico


Islas Galápagos

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White-lined Sphinx
Hyles lineata (Fabricius) CDF Galapagos Species Checklists - Lepidoptera


Isabela 5 years ago

Muchas gracias Bernard2

Sphingid caterpillars are usually recognized by the horn at the end of the abdomen. This sphingid species is the only one known to feed on Portulaca in the Galapagos.

Lat: -0.62, Long: -90.50

Spotted on Apr 10, 2007
Submitted on Aug 26, 2010

Spotted for mission

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