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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Smerinthinae > Leucophlebiini > Clanis

Clanis deucalion (Walker, 1856) – Three-lined Velvet Hawkmoth

Indian and global distribution:
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Similiar species:
Clanis undulosa, bilineata, hyperion

List of Clanis Hübner, [1819] known from India.
Clanis bilineata (Walker, 1866), Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab (Singh and Kaur, 2017), Karnataka (Ghoparde et al.,2013).
Clanis Deucalion (Walker, 1856), Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand (Singh and Kaur, 2017).
Clanis hyperion Cadiou & Kitching, 1990, Assam (Kitching and Singh, 2014).
Clanis Phalaris (Cramer, (1777), Assam, karnataka, Sikkim (Singh and Kaur, 2017), Punjab (Pathiana et al.,2014), Uttarakhand (Smetacek and Smetacek, 2011), Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh (Subhalakshmi et al., 2011).
Clanis stenosema (Rothschild and Jordan, 1907), Himalayan region (Sanyal et al., 2018).
Clanis titan Rothschild & Jordan, 1903, Karnataka (Melichar, 2012), Kerala (Sondhi et al., 2018), Punjab (Pathiana et al., 2014).
Clanis undulosa undulosa (Moore,1879), Nepal, North East India (Koshkin et al., 2015).
References:
  1. Kitching, I. Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory. http://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/731 [accessed 8 December 2015]
  2. Pittaway, A.R. & I.J. Kitching. Sphingidae of the Eastern Palaearctic (including Siberia, the Russian Far East, Mongolia, China, Taiwan, the Korean Peninsula and Japan.). http://tpittaway.tripod.com/china/c_deu.htm [accessed 8 December 2015]

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Anonymous. 2022. Clanis deucalion (Walker, 1856) – Three-lined Velvet Hawkmoth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/355487/Clanis-deucalion
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