Taxon profile


Carolina Sphinx
Manduca sexta (Linnaeus, 1763)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Sphingidae - hawk moths »  genus Manduca

Other names

= Tobacco Hornworm


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Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Manduca sexta caestri (Blanchard, 1854)
subspecies Manduca sexta jamaicensis (Butler, 1877)
subspecies Manduca sexta leucoptera (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)
subspecies Manduca sexta paphus (Cramer, 1779)
subspecies Manduca sexta saliensis (Kernbach, 1964)
subspecies Manduca sexta sexta (Linnaeus, 1763)

Manduca sexta sexta

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Manduca_sexta]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Manduca sexta (Linnaeus, 1763)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016

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