Updated as per personal communication with Michel Lapointe
Updated as per personal communication with Jean Haxaire, (La Vega, Dominican Republic); March 13, 2017
Perigonia glaucescens courtesy of Michel Lapointe.
Perigonia glaucescens La Vega, Dominican Republic,
courtesy of Jean Haxaire
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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
Subfamily: Macroglossinae, Harris, 1839
Tribe: Dilophonotini, Burmeister, 1878
Genus: Perigonia Herrich-Schaffer, ]1854] ...........
Species: glaucescens Walker, 1856
Perigonia glaucescens moths fly in Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
SCENTING AND MATING:
Females call in the males with a pheromone released from a gland at the tip of the
EGGS, LARVAE, PUPAE:
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