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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
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In Greek mythology, Aello (also Aellopos) is one of the harpies (winged hags with sharp bird-talons) and her name means 'The Stormy One'. She is possibly the mother of Achilles' horses, Balius (Balios) and Xanthus (Xanthos), sired by Zephyrus.
Aellopos blaini female, Cuba, courtesy of Tomas Melichar.
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