Updated as per AN ANNOTATED CHECKLIST OF THE SPHINGIDAE OF BOLIVIA, October 2007
Updated as per More, Kitching and Cocucci's Hawkmoths of Argentina 2005, October, 2007
Updated as per personal communication with Fernando Penco, Argentina, May 2008
Updated as per personal communication with Nigel Venters (wingspan: 71mm, Tafe de Valle, Tucuman, Argentina, November 26, 2008, 2000m), February 12, 2009
Updated as per personal communication with Ezequiel Bustos (Shilap revta. lepid. 43 (172) diciembre, 2015, 615-631 eISSN 2340-4078 ISSN 0300-5267), January 4, 2016
Xylophanes schreiteri, Tafe de Valle, Tucuman, Argentina,
wingspan: 71mm, November 26, 2008, 2000m, courtesy of Nigel Venters.
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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
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Xylophanes schreiteri, Cochuna, Tucuman Province, Argentina, courtesy of Fernando Penco.
Fernando Penco reports them as common in Cochuna, Tucuman Province in February-March and October-November.
Xylophanes schreiteri, female, Tucuman, Argentina,
October 9, 2009, courtesy of Nigel Venters.
Moths emerge approximately one-two months after larvae pupate.
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