Taxon profile


Convolvulus Hawk-moth
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Sphinx convolvuli Linnaeus, 1758
Herse convolvuli
Sphinx abadonna Fabricius, 1798
Herse aksuensis O. Bang-Haas, 1927
Herse convolvuli aksuensis O. Bang-Haas, 1927
Sphinx convolvuli alicea Neuburger, 1899
Sphinx batatae Christ, 1882
Sphinx convolvali Davey, 1926
Protoparce distans Butler, 1874
Herse convolvuli extincta Gehlen, 1928




Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

food: Rumex L. - dock, Convolvulus L. - bindweed, Ipomoea L. - morning-glory

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Agrius convolvuli]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Agrius_convolvuli]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [443845]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Australian Faunal Directory [5e0dd6d4-28c6-470e-8535-19b942e3b1d3]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 21 February 2014

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