(B. P. Clark, 1922)
Manduca violaalba, Brazil, courtesy of Eurides Furtado.
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Family: Sphingidae, Latreille, 1802
Subfamily: Sphinginae, Latreille, 
Tribe: Sphingini, Latreille, 1802
Genus: Manduca Hubner, 1807 ...........
Species: corumbensis B. P. Clark, 1922
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flies in Brazil (specimen type locality) in Mato Grosso and
Mato Grosso do Sul.
Manduca violaalba adults fly
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
abdomen. Adults take nectar from flowers.
EGGS, LARVAE, PUPAE:
Larva have been reported on
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