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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Macroglossinae > Macroglossini > Macroglossina > Macroglossum

Macroglossum bombylans Boisduval, [1875] – Humble Hummingbird 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
Uttarakhand
All states
Similiar species:
Other Macroglossum sp.
References:
  1. Inoue, H., R.D. Kennett & I.J. Kitching. 1997. Moths of Thailand, Volume 2: Sphingidae, pl 42, no 117. Identified by white bases to wings and thorax (UN).
  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/m_bom.htm [accessed 30 August 2016]
  3. Sphingidae museum. http://en.sphingidae-museum.com/database/index.php?gen=Macroglossum&spec=bombylans&subsp= [accessed 30 August 2016]
  4. Wikipedia contributors. Macroglossum bombylans [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2014 Sep 18, 16:35 UTC [cited 2016 Aug 30]. Available from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Macroglossum_bombylans&oldid=626103129.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Bhanu, P. 2021. Macroglossum bombylans Boisduval, [1875] – Humble Hummingbird 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/355736/Macroglossum-bombylans
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