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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Smerinthinae > Smerinthinae incertae sedis > Polyptychus

Polyptychus trilineatus Moore, 1888 – Common Crenulate Hawkmoth

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Meghalaya
Uttarakhand
All states
Similiar species:
Polyptychus dentatus in which submarginal line on FW is not convex.
References:
  1. Inoue, H., R.D. Kennett & I.J. Kitching. 1997. Moths of Thailand, Volume 2: Sphingidae, pg 41, # 42, pl 17 ssp. undatus
  2. Pittaway, A.R.  & I.J. Kitching. Sphingidae of the Eastern Palaearctic. ssp. trilineatus [accesed June 2015]

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Anonymous. 2021. Polyptychus trilineatus Moore, 1888 – Common Crenulate Hawkmoth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/27609/Polyptychus-trilineatus
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