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Elephant Hawk-moth
Deilephila elpenor (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Chaerocampa elpenor (Linnaeus, 1758)
Chaerocampa elpenor alboradiata Lambillion, 1913
Chaerocampa elpenor cinerescens Newnham, 1900
Chaerocampa lewisii Butler, 1875
Deilephila elpenor argentea Burrau, 1950
Deilephila elpenor philippsi Niepelt, 1921
Deilephila elpenor tristis Lempke & Stolk, 1986
Deilephila elpenor vautrini Austaut, 1907
Elpenor vitis Oken, 1815
Eumorpha elpenor clara Tutt, 1904

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Intertaxon relationships

food: Epilobium angustifolium L. - Rosebay Willowherb

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Deilephila elpenor elpenor (Linnaeus, 1758)
subspecies Deilephila elpenor macromera (Butler, 1875)

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