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Ambulyx aglaia (Jordan, 1923)

Previously considered a subspecies of Ambulyx substrigilis Westwood, 1847. Raised to species status by Melichar et al. 2018. 
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  1. Oxyambulyx substrigilis aglaia Jordan, 1923. Four new Sphingidae discovered by T. R. Bell in North Kanara. Novitates zoologicae : a journal of zoology in connection with the Tring Museum. 30: 186-190. 
  2. Melichar, T., J. Haxaire, M. Rezác & H. B. Manjunatha. 2018. A field guide to Hawkmoths (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) of the state of Karnataka, India. Published by Ekoloicke centrum Orlov, o.p.s, Orlov 79, 26101 Pribram, Czech Republic. Pg, 27-28. Raised to species level without valid explanation and a note "here considered a valid species". 
  3. Ghorpadé, K., Patil, R.R. & Chandaragi, M.K., 2013. Notes on Hawk Moths (Lepidoptera–Sphingidae) in the Karwar-Dharwar transect, peninsular India: a tribute to TRD Bell (1863–1948). Colemania33, pp.1-16.
  4. Singh, N. 2019. Moths of Bihar and Jharkhand, Rec. zool. Surv. India, Occasional Paper no. 400: 1-180. (Published by the Director, Zool. surv. India. Kolkatta).
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Anonymous. 2021. Ambulyx aglaia (Jordan, 1923). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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