Manduca gueneei

Manduca gueneei
(B. P. Clark, 1932) Chlaenogramma

Manduca gueneei, courtesy of All Leps Barcode of Life.

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TAXONOMY:

Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
Subfamily: Sphinginae, Latreille, [1802]
Tribe: Sphingini, Latreille, 1802
Genus: Manduca Hubner, [1807] ...........
Species: gueneei (B. P. Clark, 1932)

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DISTRIBUTION:

Manduca gueneei flies in Brazil (specimen type locality).

FLIGHT TIMES:

Manduca gueneei adults fly

ECLOSION:

Pupae probably wiggle to surface from subterranean chambers just prior to eclosion.

Manduca gueneei, courtesy of All Leps Barcode of Life.

SCENTING AND MATING:

Females call in the males with a pheromone released from a gland at the tip of the abdomen. Adults take nectar from flowers.

EGGS, LARVAE, PUPAE:

Larva have been reported on .

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