Taxon profile


Silver-striped Hawk-moth
Hippotion celerio (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Deilephila albolineata Montrouzier, 1864
Elpenor phoenix Oken, 1815
Hippotion celerio luecki Closs, 1912
Hippotion celerio nigrofasciata Aurivillius, 1925
Hippotion celerio rosea Closs, 1911
Hippotion celerio sieberti Closs, 1910
Hippotion ocys Hübner, 1819
Phalaena inquilinus Harris, 1781
Sphinx celerio Linnaeus, 1758
Sphinx tisiphone Linnaeus, 1758

Other names

= Grapevine Hawk Moth




Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Hippotion celerio (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Hippotion celerio]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Australian Faunal Directory [d94dd0c1-127e-4b7c-b056-ce0411b91c48]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Hippotion celerio (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 21 February 2014
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [443722]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Hippotion celerio (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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