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

Macroglossum nycteris Kollar, 1844 – Himalayan Hummingbird Hawkmoth

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  1. OD: Macroglossa nycteris Kollar, 1844, in Kollar & Redtenbacher, in Hügel, Kaschmir und das Reich der Siek 4(2): 458. Type locality: [India, Uttar Pradesh,] Massuri [Mussoorie].
  2. http://tpittaway.tripod.com/china/m_nyc.htm [accessed 28 November 2019]
  3. http://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/1589 [accessed 28 November 2019]

 

 

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Anonymous. 2021. Macroglossum nycteris Kollar, 1844 – Himalayan 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/356942/Macroglossum-nycteris
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