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Convolvulus Hawk Moth

Agrius convolvuli

Description:

It is a large hawkmoth. Wingspan is 80-105 mm. Basic colouration consists of grayish hues. Has delicate coloured regular spots on both sides of the abdomen, in black, pink and white rows.

Habitat:

Gardens Food Plant: Araceae, Convolvulaceae, Leguminosae, Bindweed Distribution: Europe, Australia, Africa.


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3 Comments

Wild Things
Wild Things 6 years ago

Lovely spotting!

YogeshSave
YogeshSave 6 years ago

Thanks Maria dB.

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

The pink and black stripes against the gray make it very pretty

Maharashtra, India

Lat: 19.88, Long: 72.69

Spotted on Jun 15, 2012
Submitted on Jun 16, 2012

Spotted for mission

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