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Bill Oehlke at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
copyright C. Odenkirk
Lichy wrote ""It's particularly pleasant for me to name this new subspecie fabianae, like modest contribution to my recognition for the absolute understanding of Fabienne de Pan in my wild journeys, without having the usual comforts of the touristic trips.
The love for nature is needed to endure the big difficulties of the wild expeditions."
Larvae have long tails; colouration suggests they are unpalatable to birds.
The pupae are also quite colourful, and, I suspect, are very lively. Moths generaly emerge witin 8-24 days of pupation.
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