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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
Subfamily: Sphinginae, Latreille, 
Tribe: Sphingini, Latreille, 1802
Genus: Euryglottis Boisduval,  ...........
Species: oliver Eitschberger, 1998
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Euryglottis oliver (wingspan: males: 100mm; females: 116mm)
flies in Peru: Apurimac; the specimen type locality, at elevations from 2200-2600m.
They have also been observed in Cusco, Peru. this is a relatively small species, compared to other Euryglottis species.
Euryglottis oliver adults have ben observed on the wing in Apurimac in February-March-April and November-December.
In Cusco they have been observed in March-April-May. There may be additional flight months.
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
EGGS, LARVAE, PUPAE:
The species name is honourific for Sohn Oliver.
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