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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Smerinthinae > Ambulycini > Ambulyx

Ambulyx bhutana Brechlin, 2014 – Bhutan Gliding Hawkmoth

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List of Ambulyx Westwood, 1847 known from India.
Ambulyx aglaia Jordan, 1923, Karnataka (Melichar et al., 2018).
Ambulyx auripennis Moore, 1879, India (Pittaway and Kitching, 2013).
Ambulyx bhutana Brechlin, 2014. India: Aruanchal Pradesh (Sondhi et al. 2021). 
Ambulyx belli (Jordan, 1923), Kerala (Sondhi et al., 2017), Karnataka (Ghoparde et al., 2013).
Ambulyx canescens (Walker, 1864), India (Bell and Scott, 1937).
Ambulyx interplacida Brechlin, 2006, Himalayan region (Sanyal et al., 2018).
Ambulyx lahora Bultler, 1875, North West India (Rafi et al., 2014).
Ambulyx liturata Butler, 1875, Assam, Bhutan, Nepal, Sikkim (Kitching, 2020).
Ambulyx maculifera (Walker, 1866), Arunachal Pradesh.
Ambulyx matti (Jordan, 1923), Jharkhand (Singh and Ranjan, 2016), North West India, Nepal (Rafi et al., 2014), Sikkim (Kitching, I.J. 2020).
Ambulyx moorei (Moore,1858), Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, (Kaleka et al., 2017), Kerala (Sondhi et al., 2017).
Ambulyx ochracea Butler, 1885, Meghalaya (Bortolin et al., 1998).
Ambulyx placida (Moore, 1888), Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir (Ganai et al., 2020), Nepal (Inoue, 1992).
Ambulyx pryeri (Distant, 1887), Tripura (Chakraborty et al., 2018).
Ambulyx sericeipennis (Butler, 1875), Assam, Meghalaya, Nepal, Sikkim (Rafi et al., 2014).
Ambulyx siamensis Inoue, 1991, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab (Pathiana et al., 2014).
Ambulyx substrigilis (Westwood, 1848), Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Karnataka (Kaleka t al., 2017) Assam (Arandhara et al.,2017), Jharkhand (Sambath, 2011), Kerala (Sondhi et al., 2017), Maharashtra. Southern India (Subhalakshmi et al., 2011).
Ambulyx tobii (Inoue, 1976), Sikkim (Khan and Raina, 2017).
  1. Brechlin, R. 2014. A new species of the genus Ambulyx Westwood, 1847 from Bhutan and NE India (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae). Entomo-Satsphingia 7(2): 50–55
  2. Sondhi, S. Karmakar, T., Sondhi, Y. & K. Kunte. 2021. Moths of Tale Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh, India with seventeen additions to the moth fauna of India (Lepidoptera: Heterocera). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 31(Supplement 2): 1-53. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.5062572. Image 487. 
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Anonymous. 2022. Ambulyx bhutana Brechlin, 2014 – Bhutan Gliding Hawkmoth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.21. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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