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890213 – 7891   Xylophanes libya (Druce, 1878)

(cc) Logan Crees
Distribution: Possible strays in south Texas and Florida.
Type locality: Chiriqui, Panama.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Choerocampa libya Druce, 1878
Xylophanes pallescens Closs, 1917
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Druce, H., 1878. Entomologist's Monthly Magazine, 14: 249.
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Xylophanes libya
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Tuttle, J. P., 2007. Hawk Moths of North America: p. 208; pl. 14.4.
Xylophanes libya
FL - Kelli Whitney
Xylophanes libya
FL - Richard Crook
Xylophanes libya
LG - (cc) Logan Crees
Xylophanes libya
Matthew J. C. Barnes
Xylophanes libya
- [02-SRNP-19248] – Janzen & Hallwachs
Xylophanes libya
- [02-SRNP-19249] – Janzen & Hallwachs
Xylophanes libya
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