Taxon profile


Willowherb Hawk-moth
Proserpinus proserpina (Pallas, 1772)

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

Scientific synonyms

Proserpinus proserpinus (Pallas, 1772)
Proserpinus aenetheroides Butler, 1875
Proserpinus attenuata Schultz., 1904
Proserpinus brunnea Geest., 1903
Proserpinus gigas Oberthür
Proserpinus grisea Rebel, 1910
Proserpinus infumata Closs, 1911
Proserpinus japetus Grum-Grshimailo, 1890
Proserpinus oenotherae Denis & Schiffermüller, 1776
Proserpinus schiffermilleri Fuessl.

Other names

= Willowherb Hawkmoth

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Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Proserpinus proserpina (Pallas, 1772)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [443674]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Proserpinus proserpina (Pallas, 1772)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [18366]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Proserpinus proserpina (Pallas, 1772)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): Červený seznam ohrožených druhů České republiky - Bezobratlí, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Proserpinus proserpina (Pallas, 1772)]

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