Sphinx oberthueri (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903) - Masson Pine Hawkmoth

Subspecies in India

First record from India, extending its known range westwards from Thailand.

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StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland1
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total11

First record from India, extending its known range westwards from Thailand. 
 

  1. http://tpittaway.tripod.com/china/s_obe.htm [accessed 08 January 2018]
  2. http://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/2650 [accessed 08 January 2018]

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Sphinx oberthueri (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903) – Masson Pine Hawkmoth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.73. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/sphinx-oberthueri, accessed 2024/04/19.