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890205.007883Macroglossum stellatarum (Linnaeus, 1758) – Hummingbird Hawk-moth
Distribution Data for Macroglossum stellatarum
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Taxonomic Notes: Macroglossum stellatarum (Linnaeus, 1758) is considered extralimital though there do appear to be records from North America. One record, from Umiak Island of the Eastern Aleutians, AK, is thought to be an unassisted stray (Pittaway & Kitching 2020).
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