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Pink Spotted Hawk Moth

Agrius cingulata Family Sphingidae

Description:

Large bark colored Sphingid with pink stripes on the abdomen.

Habitat:

Pine and manzanita trees, Semi-urban area on the outskirts of San Cristobal de Las Casas.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Pink-spotted Hawkmoth
Agrius cingulata Agrius cingulata


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4 Comments

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

Fantastic! Great! Congratulations!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Thank you Bayucca for finding the identification of my spotting of the Hawk Moth. We have lots of Datura in the gardens around the area. It is neat that it migrates and has arrived to so many distant places.

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

*id

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

great spot!!
i think you will get a proper it if you edit this spotting as unidentified ..!

LaurenZarate
Spotted by
LaurenZarate

San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Aug 13, 2008
Submitted on Sep 3, 2012

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