Rothschild and Jordan, 1910
Amphonyx vitrinus male, Cuba, courtesy of Tomas Melichar
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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
Subfamily: Sphinginae, Latreille, 
Tribe: Sphingini, Latreille, 1802
Genus: Amphonyx Poey, 1832 ...........
Species: vitrinus Rothschild and Jordan, 1910
Amphonyx vitrinus [(Wing span: ), males smaller than females)], flies in Cuba
The Cocytius genus was recently split because of significant genitalic differences amongst moths previously grouped under Cocytius.
Amphonyx vitrinus adults nectar at flowers and probably brood continuously.
Amphonyx vitrinus, Cuba, by John Vriesi
Pupae probably wiggle to surface from subterranean chambers just prior to eclosion.
SCENTING AND MATING:
Females call in the males with a pheromone released from a gland at the tip of the abdomen.
EGGS, LARVAE, PUPAE:
Larvae probably feed on Guatteria diospyroides, Annona purpurea, Annona reticulata, Xylopia frutescens and
Custard apple (Annona glabra) and probably other members of the Annonaceae family.
Moths emerge from pupae in as few as 21 days from pupation.
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