Archive for Sphingidae

Pergesa acteus

Pergesa acteus (Cramer, 1779)

Known host plant(s): Alocasia macrorrhizaAlocasia odorata (Araceae) [Hong Kong], Syngonium podophyllum [Bangkok]. Amorphophallus, Arisaema, Caladium, Colocasia, Dieffenbachia (Araceae), Begonia (Begoniaceae), Commelina (Commelinaceae), Leea, Cissus and Vitis (Vitaceae) [India].

Range: “Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Burma/Myanmar, Thailand, eastern and southern China, Taiwan, Japan (Ryukyu Archipelago), Malaysia (Peninsular), Indonesia (Sumatra, Java, Sulawesi), the Philippines (Palawan).”


National University of Singapore.

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Enpinanga borneensis

Enpinanga borneensis (Butler, 1879)

Known host plant(s): Dillenia suffruticosa [Singapore] and Tetracera indica (Dilleniaceae)

Range: “Thailand, Malaysia (Peninsular, Sarawak), Indonesia (Sumatra, Java, Kalimantan), and the Philippines (Palawan).”

Female
Kent Ridge Road.

References:

  • Leong, T. M., 2008. Larval development, metamorphosis and parasitism in the hawkmoth, Enpinanga borneensis (Butler) (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae: Macroglossinae). Nature in Singapore, 1: 149–154.
  • Sphingidae of the Eastern Palaearctic

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Ambulyx moorei

Ambulyx moorei Moore, [1858]

Known host plant(s): Canarium album (Burseraceae) [China].

Range: South and Southeast Asia, China, Hong Kong, Andaman Islands.


National University of Singapore.


National University of Singapore.

References:

Sphingidae of the Eastern Palaearctic

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Acosmeryx castanea

Acosmeryx castanea Rothschild & Jordan, 1903

Known host plant(s): Ampelopsis brevipedunculata and Cayratia japonica (Vitaceae) [Korea].

Range:-


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