(R. Felder, )
Phanoxyla hystrix male, Mangosissa, Ecuador, CATE, on my home computer only.
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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
Subfamily: Macroglossinae, Harris, 1839
Tribe: Macroglossini, Harris, 1839
Choerocampina: Grote & Robinson, 1865
Genus: Phanoxyla Rothschild and Jordan, 1903...........
Species: hystrix (R. Felder, )
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Phanoxyla hystrix moths fly in
Brazil (specimen type locality) and Ecuador: Mangosissa.
Phanoxyla hystrix adults probably
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:
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